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Get a Free Online Course for Your Students

Sophia is teaming with Bill Nye to help students take control of their education by getting a jump start on college with a free online college course and a chance to appear in a video with Bill Nye. Join the cause and Get Schooled.

Bill Nye the Science Guy joins the all-new fall 2013 celebrity cast of Dancing with the Stars

Congratulations to Bill Nye the Science Guy on being cast in the All-New Fall 2013 Celebrity Cast of Dancing with the Stars. Sophia has worked with Bill Nye on shared campaigns for flipping the classroom, fighting the summer brain drain and helping students find a pathway to an affordable college education.

Sophia Learning Launches Free College Prep Resources

Sophia.org has launched Operation College Success, an initiative designed to improve college readiness and help make college more affordable through free resources for students. The initiative comprises College Prep Pathways, ACT Math Test Prep, and College Success Skills. College Prep Pathways includes refresher courses in algebra, biology, and statistics featuring short tutorials and the ability to choose among multiple teachers and instructional styles.

Online lesson sparks science celebrity visit for Prince George’s school

Greenbelt Elementary School students received an electrifying surprise Monday as they were entertained — and educated — by none other than Bill Nye the Science Guy. Television celebrity educator William “Bill” Nye, clad in his trademark bow tie and lab coat, performed science demonstrations for students as part of the school’s reward for winning a monthly drawing through the websitewww.Sophia.org, which offers free tutorial videos for secondary school students and professional development for teachers. Users accessing the videos could enter a monthly drawing to win a free iPad tablet computer or the grand prize, 30 iPads and a visit from Nye.