As Grad Degrees And Credentials Boom, Prestigious Schools Are Winning

Edsurge

According to data from Burning Glass Technologies, 19 percent of U.S. And, growing demand for graduate degrees has been central to the online program management, or OPM, market—one of the hottest areas of edtech deal-making and investment. Education Technology MOOCs Higher Education

Q&A: Rod Houpe Uses Evidence to Drive Change in Schools

EdTech Magazine

He knows firsthand what it’s like to merge technology and pedagogy. Houpe spoke with EdTech about the white paper and the ways in which the Fourth Industrial Revolution is driving digital transformation. SIGN UP : Get more news from the EdTech newsletter in your inbox every two weeks! EDTECH: What is the Fourth Industrial Revolution, and what should educational technology leaders know about it? EDTECH: How does leadership play a role in all of this?

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10 Things To Know about the Future of Blockchain in Education

Doug Levin

Two , Bitcoin serves as the most prominent proof-of-concept that blockchain technology can work. Three , blockchain technology is – at its core – a federated, cloud-based database. Expect more to come as the technology implementation matures.

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Blockchain Misconceptions and the Future of Education

Doug Levin

Blockchain technology may seem magical, but it is not magic. I’ve read and discussed both the KnowledgeWorks Foundation report, Learning on the Block , and Learning is Earning 2026 , the latter of which was introduced by Jane McGonigal on the keynote stage at SXSWedu.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

” Via EdScoop : “Two edtech champions to join White House offices as fellows.” ” His attorney says he will fight for the right to be paid the full value of his contract, which runs through 2026 – that’s over $40 million in salary and bonuses. “ Can Technology-augmented Academic Advising Improve College Graduation Rates? Via The New York Times : “Technology Used to Track Players’ Steps Now Charts Their Sleep, Too.”