Despite these turbulent and uncertain times for all of us, we still remain committed to and focused on delivering continuous support to our students. To that end, we are very excited to share the news about the expanded partnership we have forged with the District School Board of Niagara. This more involved relationship with the organization that manages 99 elementary and secondary schools in the Niagara region is important for our goal to provide the students from the emerging markets with a quality education that empowers them with the knowledge and desire to chase their dreams. READ MORE
In the spring of 2018, the Yale psychology professor Laurie Santos unveiled a new course, Psychology and the Good Life. The subject was happiness. The reaction was unprecedented. Psychology and the Good Life became the most popular class ever taught in Yale University’s 317-year history, and garnered national and international media attention.
Santos’ course was a blend of abstract and concrete. It combined positive psychology with the real-life applications of behavioral science. It debunked popular notions of what makes people happy (like the luxury Mercedes-Benz status symbol) and helped students understand the habits they should build to lead truly happier, more fulfilled lives. READ MORE
The coronavirus pandemic has temporary changed how we live. We know that staying at home for a prolonged period of time can be difficult and frustrating, so it’s important to remember to take care of your mind as well as your body. While no one wanted coronavirus, it is certainly providing an opportunity for a massive, global experiment in online learning. Dozens of institutions — including Ivy League schools — have halted in-person teaching to help stem the spread of COVID-19, the respiratory illness the novel coronavirus causes.
edX, one of the largest MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) providers, has opened access to their course catalogs to help colleges that are moving instruction online in response to the coronavirus pandemic. edX was founded by Harvard and MIT in 2012, and is home to more than 20 million learners.
Whether you are interested in computer science, languages, engineering, psychology, writing, electronics, biology, or marketing, edX has the course for you. Enroll today READ MORE