Online Training and Education Resources
St. Johns County Public Library Learning Express - In addition to many free online information databases, they offer the free, easy to access, Learning Express Library with online practice for many standardized tests, including GED, SAT, ACT, and certification tests that many County Employees need as part of their ongoing employment or career development. Visit www.sjcpls.org and use the search box to find the test you wish to prepare for. All you need is your St. Johns County Library card to sign in.
EdX offers interactive online classes and MOOCs from the world’s best universities, colleges and organizations. Online courses from MITx, HarvardX, BerkeleyX, UTx and many other universities can be taken here. Topics include biology, business, chemistry, computer science, economics, finance, electronics, engineering, food and nutrition, history, humanities, law, literature, math, medicine, music, philosophy, physics, science, statistics and more. EdX is a non-profit online initiative created by founding partners Harvard and MIT. www.edx.org
Coursera - Online classes from 115+ top universities and educational organizations. They partner with schools like Stanford, Yale, Princeton, and others to offer world-class courses online at significantly discounted rates or free. You learn on your own schedule. Watch short video lectures, take interactive quizzes, complete peer graded assessments, and connect with fellow learners and instructors. Take a single course or master a specialization. They also offer formal recognition of your accomplishment with an optional Verified Certificate. Coursera.org
University of the People (UoPeople) is the first non-profit, tuition-free, accredited online university. Dedicated to opening access to higher education globally, UoPeople is designed to help qualified high school graduates overcome financial, cultural, geographic, political, and personal constraints keeping them from collegiate studies. The university currently offers two-year associate and four-year bachelor’s degree programs in Business Administration, Computer Science, and Health Science as well as an MBA program.University of the People
St Johns River State College has an online instruction center that offers a wide range of courses. The courses have expert instructors and are affordable, fun, fast, and convenient. SJR State's Open Campus offers credit and non-credit programs including child care training, continuing education courses, contract customized training for business and industry, distance learning courses, dual enrollment courses, the Educator Preparation Institute, job enhancement courses, and recreation and leisure courses. Online Instruction Center