Udacity’s U Turn (EdSurge News)

See on Scoop.itEmerging Technologies in Vocational Education and Industry Training

About two years ago, Sebastian Thrun was a professor at Stanford University teaching computer science to more than 100,000 people around the globe.

John Clayton‘s insight:

A telling comment from Thrun ?

… " we don’t educate people as others wished, or as I wished. We have a lousy product …."

It looks as if there is now acceptance a more customised approach,  "Earn as you Learn", will have more traction in the future.

Does this indicate Micro-credentials / Badges are starting to BEEP more regularly on the educational radar?  

See on www.edsurge.com

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