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These 3 charts show how online learning is growing globally

  • People are increasingly accessing online courses to help them navigate today’s ever changing labour market.
  • Online learning platform Coursera recorded 20 million new student registrations in 2021.
  • The highest rate of new learner growth online came from emerging economies.
  • Online learning is an important tool helping to close the widening global skills gap.

The number of students accessing its online courses now exceeds pre-pandemic levels, a leading global online learning platform reports.

Following the COVID-19-induced shift to remote working, people are increasingly looking to digital learning to develop the skills to navigate today’s constantly evolving world of work.

Online learning platform Coursera has released its 2021 Impact Report, which shows more than 20 million new learners registered for courses in the year – equivalent to total growth in the three years…

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