Cheating on Chegg? Maybe Not on Its Tutoring Platform

Edsurge

That’s an example of a request that can be found on online tutoring services like Chegg, as shared by a senior data scientist at the company, Sanghamitra Deb. Yet this is the kind of “help” that Chegg’s tutoring service can sometimes be used for. Among the services that the publicly-traded digital education company offers is Chegg Tutors, which matches students with tutors who help them one-on-one in a variety of subjects, such as physics and French.

Chegg 89

3 Apps to Build Solid Study Skills

Ask a Tech Teacher

For example, if you like taking notes with the stylus, set the finger up to erase. Here’s an example I created: Brainscape. Website Review: Chegg. It’s not enough to share information with students.

Study 247

Top Trends Higher Education Textbook Publishers Must Follow

Kitaboo on EdTech

For example, students graduating with a computer science degree might not know to code in real life. Companies like Chegg, eFollett, and BookRenter are offering new textbooks on rent for less than the price of a used book. The state of the US higher education market looks slightly subdued on account of the fact that the government has reduced funding for higher education. The budget proposal for the 2020 fiscal year requested an approximate $7.1

Edtech Industry Magnate Michael Moe Makes a Pivot

Edsurge

What’s an example where the analogy was helpful—and where it was not? So you can look at Chegg, which we’re an investor in, which has a $5.5 GSV Labs is one example. It takes research, information, leadership, capital, examples of success.

Stale Words and Hackneyed Ideas That Make Edtech Investors Cringe

Edsurge

I’d cite a few examples of this approach but, as you can imagine, startups who take this approach rarely get off the ground and those who do don’t last long. Chegg (or Amazon for that matter)? If you go to startup pitch events, you’ve seen it happen: An entrepreneur says something—something so naïve, egregious and hackneyed—that it makes the investors, along with educators who are now increasingly in the audience, physically cringe.

EdTech 121

Why Your Financial Advisor Doesn’t Recommend Edtech Stocks

Edsurge

Chegg. updated (Scholastic and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt are examples) or even sold their legacy businesses (Pearson) in order to refocus their businesses. Let’s pretend that you and I are both rich. Like, filthy rich. Scrooge McDuck or Tony Stark rich. The kind of rich that would let us both splurge large sums of money on silly bets. Now pretend that it’s late 2011, and we get into a debate about education technology.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

I missed this news back in February: Chegg acquired RefMe. Khan Academy, for example, had $27.9 (National) Education Politics. The AP interviews US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos , who laments “she didn’t decry racism enough.” ” Via Politico : “New marching orders from Betsy DeVos’ civil rights chief have the Education Department churning through civil rights complaints.

5 Ed-Tech Ideas Face The Chronicle’s Version of ‘Shark Tank’

Wired Campus

So, for example, a lot of teachers love to use Quizlet, which is a great company — they build these really complicated quizzes, really interesting stuff, and you can just take those and bring them right into the Versal course. So, for example, if you’re building timelines, we want you to do that with assembly tools that articulate well with WordPress, Google, and other kinds of platforms. You actually have your students pay to go to your program, for example.

Chegg 37