February 24 2014

edX, Facebook to partner to create free social education mobile app for students in Rwanda

Cambridge-based online education nonprofit edX is partnering with Facebook, other companies and the government of Rwanda to launch SocialEDU, a pilot initiative that will give students in the African

Read this Article from Matt Rocheleau on Boston.com:
edX, Facebook to partner to create free social education mobile app for students in Rwanda

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