Trivia of the Day: History of Online Education

Did you know that?
In 1728, the world’s first distance learning course is established in Boston where lessons sent by mail.
The Boston Gazette ran an advertisement for a course in the “new method of Short Hand.” Teacher Caleb Phillips mailed his weekly lessons to students, giving rise to a revolutionary new approach to learning which over the centuries has evolved into today’s Online Education.

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