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CS50x, jr.

Sridev Ramesh, a high school student in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, apparently held his own version of CS50x---what we would dub the junior edition---during an assembly. 

Learning About Learning at Scale

Next fall, Justin Reich, Richard L. Menschel HarvardX Research Fellow, be teaching a new course at the Harvard Graduate School of Education called T509, "Massive: The Future of Learning at Scale."

The course will examine the underlying technologies that make large-scale learning possible, and then examine the implications of MOOCs, intelligent tutors, and blended learning for policy and the science of learning in K-12 and Higher Education.

Lectures and Lattes in Harvard Square

B.D. Colen, Harvard University Sr. Communications Officer for University Science/ Director of Communications, Harvard Stem Cell Institute took this candid in the Harvard Square Starbucks.

Inside Look at HarvardX: Project Developer Blog - Week 4

by Drew Lichtenstein, HarvardX developer 

With our course slated to start in September, this week has seen a lot of our efforts focused on completing the necessary materials for a marketing push at the start of July. The marketing push will include our course page (with a course summary) on edX and a trailer (a la the movies.)

What makes a good trailer?

Inside Look at HarvardX: Project Developer Blog - Week 3

For our course, “Education Policy and Politics”, we filmed nearly 20 interviews between Professor Peterson and various experts and practitioners in education.

Below, you can see an image of Professor Peterson speaking with Gerard Robinson, the former Commissioner of Education in Florida, former Secretary of Education in Virginia, and a leader at the online education company UniversityNow.