Education, teaching, academics
D-Lab’s Amy Smith receives the 2011 Olympus Innovation Award
March 29, 2011
Engineering, management programs excel in graduate rankings
March 14, 2011MIT leads the way in several disciplines in U.S. News and World Report's annual list
MIT Professor Lewin named award recipient by the OCW Consortium
March 11, 2011Recognized with other leaders of the global OpenCourseWare movement.
MIT ranked second on best reputation list by Times Higher Education
March 10, 2011
The birth of electrical engineering
March 9, 2011The creation of the first electrical-engineering curriculum may have said as much about MIT’s educational philosophy as it did about the pace of innovation.
Four professors named MacVicar fellows
March 8, 2011Sanyal, Schuh, Verghese and Winston honored for undergraduate teaching excellence
Dow announces multiyear collaboration with MIT for innovative educational outreach
March 2, 2011Five-year, $2 million commitment will help develop and support careers of underrepresented minorities and women.
Alum-astronaut Robert Satcher: ‘We need to get everybody on board’
February 24, 2011Delivers keynote address at the annual Laureates and Leaders induction ceremony
James Simons on mathematics, common sense and good luck: my life and careers
February 23, 2011Presented by School of Science Dean's Colloquium.
IAP active bystander workshop taping: a huge success
February 14, 2011Sloan fellows and MBAs work together to develop videos to train future student leaders.
Reflections on a decade of open sharing: A global movement
February 10, 2011
LGO community remembers Don Davis' life and leadership lessons
February 10, 2011Former Stanley Works CEO, 22-year Leaders for Global Operations leadership lecturer inspired a generation of LGO students.
Survey reveals potential innovation gap in the U.S.: Young women possess characteristics of inventors, but do not see themselves as inventive
January 19, 20112011 Lemelson-MIT Invention Index uncovers inventive perception among young Americans
Alumni Class Funds seeks proposals for teaching and education enhancement
January 13, 2011
MIT OpenCourseWare introduces courses designed for independent learners
January 12, 2011
A decade of OCW benefits: Building a better course through OCW
January 7, 2011Franklin College professor looks to OpenCourseWare for classroom inspiration
Also labeled: OpenCourseWare
Crawley wins National Academy of Engineering’s Gordon Prize
January 4, 2011$500,000 award recognizes his profound contributions to worldwide engineering education.
12 MIT students to participate in this year’s Four Weeks for America Challenge
December 21, 2010Working with Teach For America mentors, MIT students will be helping high school students develop solid math and science skills.
Reflections on decade of open sharing: A new generation of web resources
December 20, 2010Mathematics professor Gilbert Strang looks back at OCW 10 years later.