MOOC Platform in Arabic passes two million users
Edraak is a MOOC Platform based in Jordan that was launched five years ago. It serves learners across the Middle East and North Africa. The focus is on subject fields like health, computer science, and leadership. It also works as an open resource for K-12 education in mathematics. Recently Edraak passed two million users with totally four million enrollments.
The prime goal with the platform is: 1. to broadcast the best Arab professors to the region 2. to offer original Arabic courses that are developed by QRF 3. It also includes courses developed by partners like HarvardX, MITX, and UC BerkelyX. But it is also open to showcase Arab role models by broadcasting short online courses that are tutored by professionals in different fields. Edraak was founded by the Queen Rania Foundation (QRF). Source: Edraak and Class Central
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