What if you could learn alongside a proven CEO and founder in an industry you were curious about? Imagine learning about finance, sales & marketing, & product development through direct application on a daily basis. Would you learn more than studying these disciplines in college?
Could this be a viable solution for the much publicized skills gap that learners and employers are experiencing to power the 21st century economy?
Well, I discuss the apprenticeship model with Shaila Ittycheria, co-founder of Enstitute. Don’t miss it!
Headquarters: Bloomington, USA
Vertical: Language Learning
Tech: Web App, Mobile App
Interested in the current and future state of colleges and universities? What about online education, and its potential impact on learning? Well you’ll love this episode with Phil Hill! Don’t miss his insights on these issues and much more. Enjoy!
Boston-based edtech accelerator LearnLaunch is now accepting applications for its 4th cohort. Edtech startups with transformative ideas for K-12, higher ed and educational infrastructure can apply until June 30.
The new cohort will start in September 2015.
We had a very special guest drop by MEP for Episode 027…Tom Vander Ark! Tom is a dynamo in the education industry, and provides a unique perspective as a former business executive, school superintendent, author, and current venture capitalist in education.
Tom and I chat about “personalization vs. standardization” in public education, innovative school models, and trends for 2014. You DO NOT want to miss this!