by Tracy Kidder
+Acumen is a new initiative started in 2012 with the vision of providing thousands of emerging leaders around the world with the skills and moral imagination they need to become more effective at changing the way the world tackles poverty.
Coursera is an education platform that partners with top universities and organizations worldwide, to offer courses online for anyone to take.
Founded by Harvard University and MIT in 2012, edX is an online learning destination and MOOC provider, offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere. Open edX is the open-source platform that powers edX courses and is freely available.
This first-of-its kind educational initiative helps people working for social good deepen their impact and change the world. Philanthropy University learners have the chance to earn a certificate in social sector leadership from Berkeley-Haas.