Khan Academy allows you to learn almost anything for free. The company has been featured on NPR and at Fast Company. They have over 3,000 videos covering various academic topics including: math, physics, finance, history and more. Its not just for adults. The company just released an iPad app to view Khan Academy’s complete library videos. The topics include K-12 math, science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics, and even the humanities with playlists on finance and history.
According to the company, you can “spend an afternoon brushing up on Statistics. Discover how the Krebs cycle works. Learn about the fundamentals of Computer Science. Prepare for that upcoming SAT. Or, if you’re feeling particularly adventurous, learn how fire stick farming changed the landscape of Australia.”
The iPad app features:
– Downloadable videos: take individual videos or entire playlists to watch offline at your own pace
– Subtitles: follow along, skip ahead, or go back by navigating through subtitles
– Track your progress: Log in with your Khan Academy user account to get credit for watching videos, and see your achievements
– Exercises coming soon!
The app and resources are free. Download the app and start (continue) to lean more.