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Online Education 3.0: Promise for Future Breakthroughs
Ben Mangan, BerkeleyHaas Center for Social Sector Leadership
This panel will explore recent progress in bringing higher quality, more actionable online education content, community and tools to change makers in developing nations. Panelists will discuss key advances emerging from experiments at Philanthropy University, which has enrolled nearly half a million learners from nearly 200 countries, the pioneering work of +Acumen, and others. Panelists will candidly explore the challenges in using technology to scale education with tangible benefits, with a focus on solving the problem of product originating in the north and west, able to fully serve learners in the global south. In addition to challenges, panelists will also explore untapped promise for advancing ed tech to expand educational gains. Panelists will bring user stories from around the world into the discussion as well.
Education, Equity, impact, Purpose, scale, Tech for good, technology
Miriam Chaum, PhilanthropyU Joanne Tan, +Acumen Ben Mangan, BerkeleyHaas
- June 14, 2017
Final day to submit an idea.
- June 15 - 29, 2017
Commenting and voting period. All sessions open for voting.
- June 30 - July 13, 2017
Judging panel and final selection by SOCAP17 Content Team.
- July 14, 2017
Winning sessions announced to session organizers.
A lucky person will receive 2 free tickets to SOCAP17 and other impact-themed prizes!ENTER TO WIN