The world.edu network focuses on education, science, innovation and the environment.
Here you can submit and vote on the best content from the world’s leading organisations and websites.

Coursera looks to harness the free labor of its devotees

Nils De Jonghe is a busy student these days. Since the spring he has registered for 32 courses, the equivalent of a typical bachelor’s degree, and he aims to have completed nearly all of them by the end of next summer.

Exclusive: Calpers triggers legal fight with bankrupt San Bernardino over pension debt

America's biggest public pension moved aggressively against the bankrupt city of San Bernardino, California, on Tuesday night over the city's decision to halt payments to the fund.The

Accreditor Questions Louisiana State U.’s Leadership Merger

The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools took issue with the appointment of William L. Jenkins as both interim president of the LSU system and interim chancellor of the flagship campus ...

Reducing sibling rivalry in youth improves later health and well-being

Sibling conflict represents parents' No. 1 concern and complaint about family life, but a new prevention program -- designed and carried out by researchers at Penn State -- demonstrates that siblings of elementary-school age can learn to get along. In doing so, they can improve their future health and well-being.