Originally Posted on Learning Outside the Lines
The educational landscape is continually being changed by new innovations in online learning. Online learning solutions provide access to high-quality course materials, which can be administrated in a cost-effective manner.
For school districts looking to embrace online learning, this new approach to learning also provides a method for offering blended classes and is ideal for advanced courses in STEM and foreign languages. And it is a great way to leverage talented teachers, and to provide new career options for many of your teachers.
These are some of the key insights from a recent podcast interview with Tom Vander Ark, who is the author of Getting Smart: How Digital Learning is Changing the World.
As an advocate for innovations that customize and motivate learning and extend access, Tom is also the CEO of Getting Smart, a learning advocacy firm and is a partner in Learn Capital, an education venture capital firm investing in education technology startups.
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