http://www.imaginek12.com/ -Imagine K12 supports companies creating products that help schools, teachers, parents and students improve educational outcomes. Located in Palo Alto, California, Imagine K12 runs a 3-month program for founders and hackers intent on changing the world.
http://www.imaginek12.com/our-program.html -Imagine K12 is designed to help founders take an idea from early stage to the point of being able to raise money from angel investors and traditional venture capitalists. For three months, founders come together in Palo Alto, California to work on their businesses
http://www.imaginek12.com/apply.html - Application Process
http://www.imaginek12.com/companies.html - List of companies supported to date
Indiana University - School of Education
BOOC: Big Open Online Course (Max 500 students)
A free course in September focused on educators and titled "Assessment Practices, Principles and Policies" for as many as 500 students. BOOC to offer most of the advantages of a Massive Open Online Course, or MOOC, but with more interaction, while taking advantage of Google's new Coursebuilder course management system. "Google wants to know whether interactive online practices that are working well with 20 students can be scaled up,". Students who complete the BOOC will learn the practical skills needed to improve classroom student assessments while exploring assessment principles and new accountability policies.
Graduate-Level Credit Option:
Students who wish to take the course for graduate-level credit will be able to do so by completing additional course requirements, including a term paper based on the weekly assignments.
Open Lessons - Khan Academy is a non-profit, and its mission is to offer a free world-class education for anyone anywhere. Its library of over 3200 videos covers K-12 math, science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics, and even reaches into the humanities with playlists on finance and history. Each video is a digestible chunk, approximately 10 minutes long, and especially purposed for viewing on the computer.
Browse All Available Videos - http://www.khanacademy.org/#browse
Sign Up for free - http://www.khanacademy.org/signup?continue=%2Fpostlogin%3Fcontinue=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.khanacademy.org%252Fexercisedashboard
High School Challenge - http://www.udacity.com/hschallenge - Hundreds of teams led by high school students are competing to complete as many Udacity courses as possible. High school students can still start their own teams by clicking the blue button at the top of the page found thru the link above.
Courses - http://www.udacity.com/courses - Current courses divided into Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced levels. Subject areas include statistics, physics, computer science, artificial intelligence, software testing, programming languages, cryptology, and others.
University of Miami Global Academy
http://myumgaprojects.com/mooc/login/signup.php - Free Online Course. Prepare yourself for your college entrance exams by signing up today for the University of Miami Global Academy's open online course. Our 3-week, 6 session course will cover material for the AP Exam in Calculus AB and BC.. Note: Not all their programs/courses are free, so check prior to signing up.
http://globalacademy.miami.edu/ -The University of Miami Global Academy's vision is to be the premier online high school, by delivering a student-centered, uniquely superior educational experience. Our online learning environment encourages exceptional critical thinking skills, develops curious minds, fosters ambition and leadership potential, and builds character focused on service to community and others.