Free Education for Everyone — Anytime, Anywhere

A look at the challenges facing higher education, with a leader who has a perspective unlike any other. Richard C. Levin spent two decades as the president of Yale University before becoming CEO of Coursera. In what ways are traditional universities vulnerable? And can the start-ups really deliver on their promise — in the US and around the world?

Festival: 2015

Watch and Listen: Education

The 21st century brings with it unprecedented global uncertainty, interconnectedness, and unimaginable opportunity. Yet... See more
Three of the nation’s most prestigious institutions of higher learning are now led by women with broad accomplishments... See more
Almost every kind of diversity is celebrated at American universities these days, but viewpoint diversity is... See more
Worry not about the demise of student activism: It is alive and well on the college campus. But worry about something... See more
While there are no ironclad rules for producing children who perform well in school, pursue healthy behavior, and work... See more
The cost of college is indisputably high. But running a college, especially one deeply engaged in research, is also... See more

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