Professional Development

Going Remote Guide03-26-2020

Episode 26

Professional development can be a constant challenge for remote workers. They often don’t have access to the regular meetups, conferences, or events that can enable their learning from afar. Here are some great learning platforms you can start following today in order to bring your learning online … and for free!


Note: Busrides.ca is a micro-learning platform led by the CSPS Digital Academy which focuses on bite sized learning about digital technology and government.

Free online learning platforms

  1. GCcampus (available to federal public servants)
  2. Apolitical
  3. Khan Academy
  4. Code Academy
  5. Code.org
  6. W3Schools
  7. Lynda.com - Accessible for free with most public library cards
  8. Cognitive Class
  9. The Great Courses
  10. Coursera
  11. Open Culture
  12. TedED
  13. EdX
  14. The Open University
  15. MIT Open Courseware
  16. Alison
  17. Google Digital Garage
  18. Microsoft Azure: AI Business School for Government

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