12 minute Maths GuruJuly 4, 2011
Meet Salman Khan. He has put free maths on-line.
This article on Salman appeared in The Sunday Times, UK, 12 JUN 2011.
Salman, 28, started putting tutes online for his 12-year-old niece, Nadia, and things grew. So far the Kahn Academy’s claim to fame are:
* Over 2,400 videos including hundreds and hundreds of 12-minute maths tutes
* Over 63,000,000 lessons delivered.
* Bill Gates kids use the site.
* A staff of 1 with funding from The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
* Tutes on Biology, Chemistry and Physics too.
You can look up the maths tutes by topic @ The Khan Academy.
Or search topics on Youtube eg. Introduction to Conics Khan
Why Does Mathspig like The Kahn Academy? Because it’s: