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

We continue to face an education system riddled with budget cuts and decreasing high-school graduation rates. Chicago... See more
It’s the American dream: get a good education, work hard, buy a house, and achieve prosperity and success. This is the... See more
Math is not just the language of numbers. It is also not just a subject for school children. What math, if any is... See more
A look at the challenges facing higher education, with a leader who has a perspective unlike any other. Richard C.... See more
Significant disparities in early learning experiences for low-income children can set the stage for achievement gaps... See more
If the humanities continue to be an alternative to a serious encounter with numbers, the field will continue to shrink... See more

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