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(This article has been simplified for young children)
Khan Academy is a respected and free US-based online learning platform. It produces short educational lessons in the form of YouTube videos. Supported by Google as well as Bill Gates of Microsoft.
The free self-learning online tools are available to anyone, even students as young as Primary school, or as old as university students or working professionals. It provides free learning on almost any topic: Maths, Science, Computing, Physics, Arts, Economics, and numerous other topics.
Khan Academy was created by entrepreneur and educator Salman Khan in 2006, and has been recognised and supported by several large US and international organisations.
It has delivered over one billion lessons worldwide. Equally relevant, the platform is used by more than 40 million students and two million teachers every month. Today, Khan Academy’s educational content is being translated to 36 languages by individual volunteers and international partners.
Furthermore, its website also includes supplementary practice exercises and materials for educators.
Here’s a simple example: Introduction to Fractions for Year 3 (Click here)
For more on Khan Academy: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khan_Academy
Visit Khan Academy at: https://www.khanacademy.org/
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