OEIT's role in fostering open education: an interview with Vijay Kumar
October 31, 2012The director of MIT's Office of Educational Innovation and Technology discusses OEIT's role.
MIT OpenCourseWare marks 10th anniversary of pilot site launch
October 5, 2012The first materials from 32 courses were published in a pilot site launched 10 years ago last month.
Innovation in the classroom
September 21, 2012‘Future of Education’ symposium, held before the inauguration of President L. Rafael Reif, examines the evolution of teaching and learning.
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MIT’s place in the world
September 20, 2012Inaugural symposium addresses the Institute’s global engagement.
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Open Education on the Move: An Interview with Vijay Kumar
September 20, 2012Director of MIT's Office of Educational Innovation and Technology (OEIT) discusses some of the key concepts propelling the open education movement.
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A world of OCW benefits: Powering career advancement
September 11, 2012Ziya Deniz Eralp’s search for management information and training led him to OCW and ultimately to MIT's System Design and Management Program.
ChemLab Boot Camp: MIT OpenCourseWare launches reality series
August 14, 2012A new series of videos to be published this fall follows 14 MIT freshmen through their introduction to hands-on science.
Introduction to Psychology now available in MIT OpenCourseWare’s innovative OCW Scholar format
July 31, 2012Course is the sixth of seven courses MIT OCW will publish this year specifically to meet the needs of independent learners.
MIT OpenCourseWare selected as one of best free reference websites for 2012
July 23, 2012American Library Association honors OCW alongside other rich online reference resources, including Google Art Project and World Databank.
MIT OpenCourseWare publishes new resource for entrepreneurship education
April 25, 2012Entrepreneurship course list supported by a grant from the NASDAQ OMX Foundation.
Taking an innovative approach to battery design
April 22, 2012Donald Sadoway’s radical rethinking of electricity storage could revitalize renewable-power technologies.
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.
MIT students teach hands-on learning abroad
April 9, 2012MISTI Global Teaching Labs attracts students looking to share the Institute's unique approach to science and engineering education.
MIT Professor Shigeru Miyagawa named award recipient by the OCW Consortium
March 23, 2012Professor Miyagawa recognized with other leaders of the global OpenCourseWare movement.
MathWorks makes multi-year sponsorship commitment to MIT OpenCourseWare
March 2, 2012Joins Dow Chemical and Lockheed Martin in OCW Next Decade Alliance to support global educational opportunity.
MIT OpenCourseWare teams up with Flat World Knowledge to combine free texts and free course materials
February 29, 2012Collaboration among open education innovators creates rich learning opportunities for independent learners.
Introduction to Electrical Engineering and Computer Science now available in OCW Scholar format
February 27, 20126.01SC is the fourth of seven courses OCW will publish this spring specifically to meet the needs of independent learners.
Principles of Microeconomics now available in MIT OpenCourseWare’s innovative OCW Scholar format
February 23, 201214.01SC is the third of seven courses OCW will publish this spring specifically to meet the needs of independent learners.
Differential Equations now available in MIT OpenCourseWare's innovative OCW Scholar format
February 13, 201218.03SC is the second of seven courses OCW will publish this spring specifically to meet the needs of independent learners.
MIT OpenCourseWare publishes Linear Algebra in innovative OCW Scholar format
February 9, 2012One of OCW's most popular courses, Linear Algebra, is now available in a version designed to support independent learning.
Sal Khan to deliver 2012 Commencement address
December 6, 2011Online-education pioneer, MIT alumnus to speak to the Class of 2012 on June 8.
From Globe and Gates to Google and Guardian: Nods to MIT's 150th
May 13, 2011Special Boston Globe magazine on MIT at 150 published Sunday; search-engine giant and U.K. newspaper post pieces about the Institute's impact
A decade of OCW benefits: Bringing knowledge to the street
April 9, 2011Using OCW in support of community development.
MIT Professor Lewin named award recipient by the OCW Consortium
March 11, 2011Recognized with other leaders of the global OpenCourseWare movement.