Looks like a good blog post but i'm not a designer so don't really care.
While summer vacation winds to a close and students prepare to go back to school, the days of brand new backpacks and crisp notebooks are long gone for many adults. Although classrooms, teachers and tuition might be off the table, it doesn’t mean education needs to be.
In fact, the Internet itself provides a wealth of educational opportunities. Furthermore, long summer days and relatively relaxed offices might provide the perfect setting for web education. Just think, while other people are rounding out their summer tans, you could be ringing in autumn with a whole new skill set — in this case, web design expertise. Tans fade. Beefier resumes keep shining.
Here’s a look at some of the best web resources for web design education.
Continued at: http://mashable.com/2011/08/19/design-skills-web/
Anyone use any of these? If so, what's your honest opinion about them.