Reader Reviews

July 2013

Online Courses

July 9, 2013 -- Submitted by Jasmine Parker, a reader who is affiliated with the site. compiles the best free and open college courses from biology to accounting, foreign language to science. It also provides videos, lectures, notes given by professors at Harvard, Princeton, and MIT. It ensures that you get a world-class education from the world’s top schools and scholars anytime, anywhere.

Metric World

July 9, 2013 -- Submitted by Don Gilmore, a parent from Simi Valley, CA, who is affiliated with the site. contains a library of award winning animated video created for children to learn the S.I. Metric System. During production the content was supervised and approved by the Los Angeles Unified School District. Although everything looks great on desktop and large screens, the content is optimized for small screen devices like phones and tablets.

Fit Family Together

July 9, 2013 -- Submitted by Sarah Clachar, a parent from New Hampshire, who is affiliated with the site.

Fit Family Together provides tips, strategies and inspiration for parents on how to make family fitness work. It provides the nitty-gritty how-to’s but also delves into the deeper benefits of exercising together – stronger family bonds, coaching your children through failure, taking on challenges, learning new skills, cooperation, etc. To help you get going we offer a packed 7-day free ecourse on how to get family fitness going. Of particular interest to your audience will be the sessions where we discuss helping your children become explorers in fitness and official scientists.

Maps and geographic data

July 9, 2013 -- Submitted by Mario, a parent from Prague, Czech Republic, who is not affiliated with the site.

More than ten million geographic points and maps from around the world. is divided into 7 geographical maps. Oceania, Africa, North America, South America and Europe.

July 9, 2013 -- Submitted by Jorit van Drie, a parent from Nederland, who is not affiliated with the site.

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