Age: > 4
Resource type: course, video sharing platform, website
Context: compulsory education, distance education, pre-school, vocational education
Supported by: AMGEN
Khan Academy is an online learning platform that provides teachers, students and parents with wide variety of educational resources.
The most of resources are focused on calculus and STEM-related topics like chemistry, biology, physics, electrical engineering, and astronomy.
Teachers can search for a suitable topics in the following categories:
- Math by subject
- Math by grade
- Science & engineering
- Arts & humanities
- Economics & finance
- Test prep
Every category contains multiple subcategories with lessons made up of instructional videos, interactive practice problems and quizzes. The Khan Academy enables teachers to track students' progress and give feedback based on students' activity.
On Khan Academy students can get support in what they are learning in school. Moreover, they can also start learning something new, completely not related to the curriculum. The platform allows to learn in one's own pace.
The website can be accessed from a computer using browser or via the application for mobile devices.
Khan Acedemy's resources are translated in more than 36 languages.
The Amgen Foundation is a Science Partner of Khan Academy and supports the development of biology content.