iTunes U program: over one billion digital education resources have been downloaded through it.Today, Apple hit a major milestone with its
For many who are out of the school system or who aren’t attending one of the 1,200 universities and colleges or 1,200 K-12 schools that currently participate in iTunes U, the program and its possibilities remain kind of a mystery.
iTunes U has grown rapidly over the last nine months. TechCrunch reports that in its first five years, iTunes U managed to deliver 700 million downloads to students. From June 2012 to now, it managed to serve another 300 million, indicating the concept is finally catching on with schools in a big way.
If you aren’t familiar with iTunes U, you could be missing out on a potentially valuable opportunity at a free education. Teachers can create virtual classrooms by combining audio and video files, presentations, PDFs, iBook textbooks, ePub books andRead More »from iTunes U crosses 1B downloads – but what is it exactly, and who’s using it?