Disruptive innovation — in education
April 19, 2012For Anant Agarwal, MITx, the Institute’s new online-learning initiative, isn’t just a means of democratizing education. It’s a way to reinvent it.
Reversing Alzheimer’s gene ‘blockade’ can restore memory, other cognitive functions
March 1, 2012Neuroscientists show that HDAC2 enzyme could be a good target for new drugs.
Dyslexia independent of IQ
September 22, 2011Brain-imaging study suggests that reading difficulties are the same regardless of overall intelligence — and that more children could benefit from support in school.
MIT OpenCourseWare introduces courses designed for independent learners
January 12, 2011
Reflections on a decade of open sharing: Opening up OpenCourseWare
November 22, 2010
MIT’s SAP Enterprise Learning Environment will improve access to training opportunities
October 4, 2010New training site provides a clearer view into the catalog of MIT courses offered by central offices.
MIT OpenCourseWare teams up with OpenStudy to help OCW users connect
September 22, 2010Thousands of OCW visitors interact on pilot OCW OpenStudy groups; program expanded.
Five MIT undergraduates complete research internship at SMART in Singapore
September 24, 2009