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The Khan Academy is a great, free resource for those who need help better understanding concepts in math, science, economics and finance, arts and humanities, computing, test preparation, and the college admissions process. It is also a wonderful resource for those who want to work beyond what is offered at school.

The academy was founded by Salman Khan (Sal) with the hope of using technology to foster new learning models. Sal has had a varied career in investment, venture capital, product management, and engineering. He received his MBA from Harvard Business School. He also holds a master's degree in electrical engineering and computer science, a BS in electrical engineering and computer science, and a BS in mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has worked with students of all ages.

Over the years, this website has grown and now has a staff of highly skilled professionals. It has also partnered with, and provides content from, organizations such as The Brookings Institute, The Aspen Institute, numerous museums, and several highly respected universities. Posted on the website are more than 3000 free videos. 

This project has been very successful and had rave reviews. It is free of advertising, securing its financing through large grants and individual donations.

Whether you are a student, parent, teacher, principal, or an inquiring adult, it will be worth your while to explore this website.

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