Refugees Can Take Free Online Classes Through State Dept and Coursera Partnership

Refugees Can Take Free Online Classes Through State Dept and Coursera PartnershipThe U.S. Department of State and the online education provider Coursera have teamed up to provide displaced people around the world access to an education. “Coursera for Refugees provides access to world-class, career-relevant education at no cost, to individual refugees and the nonprofits that serve them,” Rebecca Taber, head of government partnerships at Coursera, told ABC News today. The initiative will provide financial aid for more than 1,000 online classes to an unlimited number of nonprofit groups that work directly with refugees, Coursera said in a statement.

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