Khan Academy
by Khan Academy

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Overall
3.5
Functionality
2.5
Design & ease of use
4
Customer service
4

Product Overview

Khan Academy is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization,[8] and has significant backing from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The Broad Foundation, Google, the O’Sullivan Foundation, Skoll Foundation, and other philanthropic organizations. Khan Academy received $2 million from Google In 2010, which asked for creation more courses and for translating the core library into the world’s most widely spoken languages such as Spanish, French, Portuguese and may more. The Mexico-based Carlos Slim Foundation donated in 2013 to Khan Academy Spanish library of videos. It received $2.25 million from AT&T in 2015, to enable anytime, anywhere learning for people across the world which also helped to Academy to fund development of a new mobile learning platform and app. Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. It offers content in math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. It’s math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. Khan Academy has also partnered with institutions like NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content. The founder of the organization, Salman Khan, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States to immigrant parents from Bangladesh and India.

Features

  • APIs for Content Library
  • Authoring tool features (basic)
  • Credits/certificates/accreditation
  • Features for Learning Administrator
  • LMS features (basic)
  • Mobile ready
  • Multiple Languages
  • Number of courses
  • Offline player
  • Preview courses
  • Pricing models
  • Social features
  • Standard covered
  • Subscription models
  • Technology partnerships and/or re-sell agreements