Social networking and career profiles/portfolios for software and web developers and designers. Automatically aggregates content from open-source project hosts, other social networks, e-learning and learn-to-program sites, app stores, etc.
Online courses and open-access educational resources created by educators. Some colleges accept selected courses are for transfer credit. Topic areas include various college-level subjects, professional development, and K-12.
Income-Based Repayment (IBR) is a new way to make your federal student loan payments more manageable starting July 1, 2009. And if you're a teacher or work in government or at a nonprofit (501(c)(3)) organization, you might qualify for a new type of public service loan forgiveness after 10 years of eligible payments and employment.