Edtech’s role in the 21st century
Human Learning #39 — Gender diversity in Edtech, International Expansion and a meditation on Higher…
Welcome to issue 39! No top story this week! The main coverage is on Udacity’s career service, Udemy’s international expansion to Brazil…
What should Higher Education look like in a Neoliberal economy?
If Davidson exemplifies an institutional defence of Universities for the future of work then Ryan Craig, a venture capitalist in Higher…
Human Learning #38 — Coursera still loves MOOCs its just ‘things have changed’ — Edtech innovations…
Welcome to issue #38 of Human Learning! Mercifully there was more MOOC news in the past fortnight, the highlight of which was Coursera’s…
What would an Edtech arms race look like?
This week’s Human Learning issue saw a number of product enhancements announced; 2U acquired the annotation company Critiqueit, Coursera…
Human Learning #37 — What’s that I see on the horizon? Is it a digital labour market?
Human Learning #37
Human Learning #36 — Pluralsight IPO heralds the new era for Edtech
Welcome to issue 36. Show your love by sharing, no really.
Does Higher Education need blockchain?
-Learning Machine, a blockchain-based credentialing system which formerly partnered with MIT media labs has raised $3m. The short pitch is…
Human Learning #35 — edX’s strategic drift, Do we really need Blockchain in Higher Education?
Issue #35 gets under way with a mini-essay on the role of Blockchain in Education. Audrey Watters has done some excellent work on this…
Moocs are a solution in search of a problem
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Human Learning #34 — Staffing and recruitment firms are the new gang in the Edtech playground
Welcome to Human Learning #34! This time it’s different, no really. First and most importantly, I’ve stepped down from the crow’s nest of…
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