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Khan Academy

Khan Academy



A presentation on Khan Academy

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    • A Presentation on A non-profit educational organization Prepared by : Md. Rayhan Khan Student no. : 1006067 Department of EEE,BUET.
    • The logo Free, world class education for anyone, anywhere
    • About Khan Academy A non-profit educational organization createdin 2006 by Bangladeshi American educatorSalman Khan. Run through a website :http://www.khanacademy.org Provide access to good education materialsfor free to people around the world andimprove the way the world learns.
    • SalmanKhanFounder &ExecutiveDirector,Khan Academy
    • “ With soWhy little effort on mySalman Khanfounded own part, I can empower anKhan unlimited amountAcademyinstead of of people for all time.making I cantmoney? imagine a better use of my time.”
    • An overview of the Website The website supplies a collection of more than3,400 video tutorials stored on YouTube covering ahuge number of areas like mathematics, healthcareand medicine, physics, chemistry, biology,economics, cosmology, history and computerscience. All of them are prepared by Salman Khan himself.
    • Practicing A student can work out problems afterwatching a video. Each problem is randomlygenerated, so one never runs out of practicematerial. If a student needs a hint, every single problemcan be broken down, step-by-step, with oneclick. Learning through trial and errors.
    • The Knowledge Map The BadgesAt thebeginning:  The knowledge map shows all of our challenges, skills, and concepts  You can zoom in and out and pan around all the different skills and challenges, just like on a normal map. Progress with time
    • Statistics Khan Academy remembers what we’velearned and where were spending yourtime. All the user statistics is kept private. A student can take online help bychoosing a coach. Statistics are shown as graphs and pie charts.
    • Problems with traditionalLectures Homework system of learning
    • KhanAcademyTraditionalsystem
    • With teacher (only 5%)Without teacher (95%)
    •  Useful for adult learners. Specially helpful for those who cannot go to school at day time.
    • Some achievements of Khan Academy & Salman Khan In 2009, the Khan Academy received the Microsoft Tech Award for education. Khan Academy has eclipsed MITs Open Courseware (OCW) in terms of videos viewed. Its YouTube channel has over 175 million total views, compared to MITs 40 million. In April 2012, Salman Khan was listed among the Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People for 2012.
    • To build a global one-world classroom