Salman Khan is an American teacher, entrepreneur, and a former hedge fund analyst. He started Khan Academy in 2005. In 2012, Time named Salman Khan in its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Forbes magazine featured Khan on its cover with the story « $1 Trillion Opportunity. » He holds three degrees from MIT and an MBA from Harvard.
Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization created in 2006 by educator Salman Khan with the aim of providing a free, worldclass education for anyone, anywhere. The organization produces short lectures in the form of YouTube videos. In addition to micro lectures, the organization’s website features practice exercises and tools for educators. All resources are available for free to anyone around the world. The main language of the website is English, but the content is also available in other languages.