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Sophia Releases Professional Development on Google Apps for Education

Are you using Chromebooks in your classroom? Is your district  integrating Google Apps for Education? If so, you’ll want to checkout Sophia’s new Chrome Classroom Certificate. 

Bill Nye 'The Science Guy' Aims to Help Students Get a Jumpstart on College

Bill Nye "The Science Guy" has partnered with social education platform Sophia.org on a new program designed to encourage high school students to get a head start on their college educations.

SOPHIA Launches "Get Schooled With Bill Nye"

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 10, 2013 - High school students wanting to get a jumpstart on college can now take a free online college-level course on SOPHIA.org and "Get Schooled with Bill Nye." One lucky student who completes a SOPHIA course will also win the chance to star in a video with Bill Nye the Science Guy.

"While the cost of college continues to rise, we don't believe a student's academic future should be determined by a price tag," said Allison Gage, president of SOPHIA.org. "We want to empower students to find new and innovative ways to get a degree. Our program is proven to be unique, effective and affordable, which is evident in our 85 percent completion rate."