Remote Work Education
Skillcrush is an online educational platform designed specifically for women pursuing careers in technology. For those interested in Skillcrush, you should check out our podcast with its founder, Adda Birnir. Find it here.
Workplaceless offers training and certifications specifically for remote workers. They also offer company programs and individual training to both aspiring remote workers and those that want to improve their skills.
One of the leading online education platforms that only costs money until you land a job, Lambda School is revolutionizing education by focusing on in-demand skills and not burdening it’s students with massive amounts of debt. To find out more about their mission, check out our interview with one of their co-founders: Ben Nelson. Check it out here.
One of the original and most popular ways to learn to code for free. Many point to Free Code Camp as the go to resource for learning how to code for beginners. Attracts millions of users because of it's simple, bare bones and (most importantly) free platform.
One of the largest online educational resources for learning to code, Codecademy is a great place to start learning if writing code is the path for you. Flexible pricing options and a self directed schedule allow users to go at their own pace and manage other responsibilites. A great resource.
Coursera is an online learning platform founded by Stanford professors that offers massive open online courses, specializations, and degrees. One of the larger organizations offering expert teaching in almost any speciality you can think of.
Skillshare is an online learning community with a number of different specialities. With over 28,000 classes available, you’re sure to find something that interests you!
Udacity is a large, for profit, online education platform specifically for technology professionals. With courses in Programming, AI, Data Science, Cloud Computing and much more, Udacity is a great option for those wanting to develop Technology Skills.
Another large, for profit, online learning platform based on third party creators selling their content on the Udemy platform. With thousands of courses available in almost any discipline you can think of, Udemy is a great place to learn almost anything.
Khan Academy is a not for profit online learning community that aims to democratize learning by offering free education in many different disciplines. You can also search the type of career you want, and Khan academy will help you understand the practical realities of the job and how to get there.