Educational Technology in Higher Education
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Bill Gates Touts Ed-Tech Future At SXSW Edu Conference | WiredAcademic | eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education

Bill Gates Touts Ed-Tech Future At SXSW Edu Conference | WiredAcademic | eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
But this time, he said, is different, because of new technologies like more-ubiquitous wireless internet, tablet computing, cheap video storage, and data in the cloud, and because of a tipping point in student demand.
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Bill Gates on Higher Education, Part 2

Bill Gates on Higher Education, Part 2 | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

Bill Gates challenged college leaders to reinvent their institutions with technology in a speech today in Washington, D.C., to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the law that created the nationwide system of land-grant colleges. At the event, sponsored by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, the Microsoft founder and co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation also urged college officials to focus on making their institutions accessible to a broad range of students, rather than just measuring themselves by how selective they are.

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More From Bill Gates Interview: Lectures Will Seem 'Antiquated'

More From Bill Gates Interview: Lectures Will Seem 'Antiquated' | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

We’ve had great interest in this week’s interview with Bill Gates on the future of higher education, so we’re posting two more video clips from the conversation.

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