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JetBrains Academy: 2020 Annual Highlights
2020 is over, and in this post we’d like to take a look at what JetBrains Academy accomplished last year. The number of learners choosing our platform continues to grow, as does JetBrains Academy itself. The beginning of 2020 saw a momentous occasion in the history of JetBrains Academy. We added the Python track to the already existing Java and Kotlin tracks. Today, more than 116,000 users are le
JetBrains Academy Introduces Annual Subscriptions
Back in June, we took a big step forward with JetBrains Academy and introduced a monthly subscription model. We are grateful to each and every member of our learning community for all your support and the feedback we’ve received! It has encouraged us to take another big step and introduce an annual subscription to JetBrains Academy! Now our users can take advantage of learning on the platform with
JetBrains Academy: New Projects and Educational Topics
After working on content for JetBrains Academy throughout October and November, we’re finally ready to share new projects and educational topics with you! We hope you’ll enjoy the updates as much as we enjoyed creating them. Keep in mind that the beta projects are in the early stages of testing. We appreciate your feedback, because it helps us improve and release these projects publicly sooner. M
We Are Celebrating the Birthday of Our Educational IDEs!
Today we want to wish a very happy birthday to our Educational IDEs, and to thank you for being an important part of our learning community and believing that education has no limits! We want to start the celebration by taking a look back on the journey we’ve made together. Python has been and still is the most popular language used to learn and teach programming for beginners, and our JetBrains
JetBrains Academy: New Projects, New Learners’ Stories, New Offer
In today’s educational digest, we want to share some news and updates from JetBrains Academy, a hands-on platform for learning to program. We’ve added a lot of new projects We’re constantly adding new content to JetBrains Academy, and here is a list of new projects that we have added recently: Java Projects: Battleship (Medium) File Server (Hard) Online Chat (Hard) JSON Database (Challenging) Py
JetBrains Academy Celebrates the Close of Its Early Access Program with 50% Discount Plan
After a 16-month Early Access Program (EAP), 16 EduTools plugin releases, and 70 weekly platform updates, we've moved JetBrains Academy out of EAP to a subscription model. Now we're celebrating with various trial options and a 50% discount plan.
JetBrains Academy Subscription Model: Answering Your Questions
Learning is always a challenge. We know this and we keep it in mind when developing our educational products. We believe that any challenge can be overcome if it is tackled step by step with support and feedback. That’s why all our educational products focus on learning with discrete topics and tasks, and instant feedback. The same is also true for us as product developers. We rely on a step-by-st
JetBrains Academy Is Getting Ready to Hit the Market
Back in February 2019, we announced the Early Access Program (EAP) for JetBrains Academy – an educational platform with a focus on learning by doing. We launched the program with a curriculum for Java including 25 projects that students could build while learning and practicing new concepts. These EAP months have been very exciting! With more than 130,000 registered students, it has brought us an
Celebrate Python with us and win!
Happy Wednesday! As you may know, we recently released a Python track at JetBrains Academy. We hope it becomes a useful learning resource for everyone who’s venturing into Python. We’re now running a two-week Twitter campaign where we’re posting a series of cool Python facts and giving away 1000 hypercoins to each of 10 lucky commenters on our tweets! Would you like to share in the fun? Add your
Learn Python with JetBrains Academy!
Starting today, Python joins the good company of Java and Kotlin as a programming language that you can learn with JetBrains Academy. We’re glad to announce the Python Track is ready and is waiting for learners! Start the Python Track or read the Start Guide for more details. (more…)
JetBrains Academy Welcomes Kotlin On Board!
In February, we launched JetBrains Academy – an educational platform for future professionals. We started with Java, and during these first months, we’ve worked to identify and adopt the learning concepts we believe in. Now it’s time to take it a step further. We’re excited to announce that the Kotlin track is ready for you! We are passionate about learning and believe in the following: Learning p
What’s New in JetBrains Academy: More Java Projects and Topics, Computer Science Essentials, and Problem of the Day
This February, we announced the EAP (Early Access Program) for JetBrains Academy, a new educational experience for future developers. JetBrains Academy enables learners to select projects to practice on and go through Java topics required for completing these projects, following their individual curriculum and tracking progress through the Knowledge map. VISIT JETBRAINS ACADEMY The Hyperskill pla