Free Online Learning Resources for Kid & Adults

Updated: March 27, 2020

Now that most of the country is either working from home or remote learning, free online learning resources are in high demand—and they're surprisingly plentiful! Reputable institutions like Yale University and Scholastic have opened their virtual doors to welcome learners to free collegiate lectures, early learning activities, and language lessons. 

From this wide range of offerings, Groupon Coupons has rounded up the best free classes to help expand your skillset.  


Kids & StudentsAdults & Professionals 


Free Online Curriculum for Kids & Students

  • Ages: 2–8
  • Details: This award-winning early learning program motivates kids to pass through levels with a Tickets and Rewards System. Kids will love the 9,000+ games and activities, and parents will love the Progress Tracking feature.
  • How to get it free: Free 2-month subscription with this Groupon deal (or free 30-day subscription through the site).




HOMER Learning

  • Ages: 2–8
  • Details: Early learning program personalized to kids’ interests. Includes 1,000+ lessons that have been proven to boost early reading scores by 74%.
  • How to get it free: Free 2-month membership with this Groupon deal.



Scholastic Learn at Home

Hooked on Phonics

Rosetta Stone

  • Grades: All
  • Details: Immersion program for all levels that covers 19 different languages with instant feedback and progress reports.
  • How to get it freeFree for all students for 3 months.



  • Grades: All
  • Details: Students learn 14 different languages through a conversational approach that uses spaced repetition for long-term retention.
  • How to get it free: Free for all students for 3 months.






Free Online Classes for Adults & Professionals 

Moz Academy



LinkedIn Learning

  • Details: Remote-working courses filled with best practices and cloud-based programs to boost your productivity at home.
  • How to get it free: Free for all LinkedIn members.

365 DataScience

Yale University

Yale University

  • Details: Take Yale University's most popular course, The Science of Well Being (better known as the "Happiness Course"). 
  • How to get it free: Get free access through Coursera. You can also get open access to other online courses through Yale University.

General Assembly

  • Details: Online course where you can use your browser to learn the basics of web development, including how to code using HTML, CSS, and Javascript. 
  • How to get it free: This course is free for all users.



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