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Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2016

A Hack Education Project

This article includes news items that didn’t quite make the cut for part 2 of my annual review of the year in ed-tech The Politics of Tech It’s good to be king… President-Elect Trump and the Presidential Campaign The Republican Party Platform. (More from Inside Higher Ed, New America, and...

This article includes news items that didn’t quite make the cut for part 1 of my annual review of the year in ed-tech Robots Coming For Your Jobs There’s been lots of hullaballoo about artificial intelligence over the last few weeks because of the defeat of Lee Sedol, champion Go...

All "Hack Education Weekly News" Articles Published in 2016 January 1 January 8 January 15 January 22 January 29 February 5 February 12 February 19 February 26 March 4 March 11 March 18 March 25 April 1 April 8 April 15 April 22 April 29 May 6 May 13 May...

In about a month, I’ll start working on this year-end series. So I’m starting to think about which ten trends I’ll focus on. My list, which is built in part from the topics I covered last year, is currently longer than ten: Business of Ed-Tech Politics of Ed-Tech The Collapse...

“Grit.” “Resilience.” “Growth mindset.” These buzzwords have been invoked in conversations about reforming schools for a couple of years now. (There’s nothing like a TED Talk, is there, to get people to take your idea for changing education seriously.) Ed-tech entrepreneurs and investors are getting in on the action, as...