Michael Anderson

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Capitalism always wins

As you can imagine, here in Vietnam they call it the “American War”. Or sometimes the “Resistance War Against America.”<p>Most of us call it the Vietnam …

Markets Are Seriously Freaking Out About Brexit Now

For months, the world’s financial markets have been sanguine– complacent, even–about the risk of the U.K. voting to leave the European Union. Not any …

Adaptive Learning Fails to Make the Grade. Or Does It?!

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1078)My latest Chronicle column is up. It analyzes the results of the SRI Education study of the Gates Foundation …

Education Technology

Coursera's Update Will Migrate Hundreds of Courses to a New Platform

Postsecondary Learning<p>Coursera's Update Will Migrate Hundreds of Courses to a New Platform<p>Jun 13, 2016<p><b>OUT WITH THE OLD:</b> Coursera is planning to …

Emerging Technologies in Learning

Whether you’re pursuing a B.A. or studying for the GMAT exam with the hopes of getting into business school, technology will be your constant …

Education Technology

At WWDC, Apple disguises fun as innovation

No, it’s not just you. WWDC’s keynote this year was pretty underwhelming.<p>This year’s keynote felt like an afterthought, full of announcement for features all too familiar to many of us who regularly pay attention the the tech industry. Try as it might to spin them as new, Apple’s announcements this …

Craig Federighi

How Brexit (and Donald Trump) could affect the Federal Reserve

The Federal Reserve cherishes its political independence, charting a course for the nation’s economy free from partisan influence. Yet the central bank has found itself in the shadow of not just one, but two, unpredictable and highly contentious elections as it debates when to resume withdrawing …

Federal Reserve

China’s big ball of money is rolling over the little guys

2016-06-14T10:42:33.000Z<p>By: David Keohane<p>Let’s all pause for a moment and remember the Great Fall of China’s stock market, one year ago this month, …

Put Laptops into the Hands of Kids Who Need Them Most

<i>By Rennie Watson</i><p>We just finished state testing at our school, which means that my science students didn't see our team's laptop cart for nearly two months. Neither did the social studies or math students. The computers were committed to PARCC testing, so they went where the test went, classroom to …