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HarvardX: Creating Learning Communities

Tim Banks edX blog

HarvardX courses connect learners to more than world-class content; they also create lively learning communities. Tim Banks, participant in HarvardX’s The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours, explains: “I’ve made good friends through this course, to the point that we regularly catch up via Google Hangouts for discussions about the ancient world. We’re even talking of a study tour to Greece next year!” Read more at the edX blog

Paul Reiners: Furthering His Education with HarvardX

Paul Reiners

My edX story started back in 1979. It was my senior year of high school. I took the ACT and scored 36 in Math and 35 Composite. However, for complicated reasons, I underperformed at school and didn’t apply to any good colleges, much less any excellent colleges. I’ve always regretted the fact that I did not go to the best college I could have. Fast-forward to 2012: MIT and Harvard start offering courses through MITx and HarvardX. Continue reading at the edX blog...