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Thursday, April 23, 2015 introduces the AncestryAcademy has formally announced it new AncestryAcademy. In a blog post entitled, "Introducing Ancestry Academy, a New Way to Learn About Family History," they stated that the new educational website offers exclusive, high-quality video courses taught by genealogy and family history experts. Ancestry Academy courses cover a wide range of relevant family history topics and offer something for genealogists of all levels. The courses are described as follows:
Learn at your own pace – Ancestry Academy’s in-depth courses are broken into a series of short lessons that let you learn when you want and how you want. Watch a course all the way through or pick and choose the lessons most interesting to you. 
Test your know-how – Try out your skills and take optional tests to make sure you’re getting the most out of every course. 
Learn on-the-go (coming soon!) – Learn at home or on-the-go with the free Ancestry Academy app, available for iOS and Android devices later this spring. 
New courses added monthly – Continue strengthening your family history expertise with new courses added every month. 
Free courses – Courses about Ancestry products and websites (AncestryDNA, Fold3, Family Tree Maker, etc.) are offered for free. Simply log in with your Ancestry account or create a new account to start learning 
And much more – Ancestry Academy coures are loaded with other helpful tools like closed captions, digital handouts, course placeholders, and more.
Click on this link to go directly to the AncestryAcademy.


  1. Is this feature included in the subscription cost?

    1. It is supposed to be part of the World Premium Subscription.