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

Michael Crow, Jose Ferreira, Elizabeth Green See more
The value of a college degree is at an all-time high. At the same time, the price of college is escalating while wages... See more
On the surface, it may seem that the revolution in information technology is a threat to traditional libraries, but it’... See more
The data proves it: from the dropout rate to incarceration to unemployment, boys and young men of color — regardless of... See more
Two-thirds of recent bachelor’s degree recipients have outstanding student loans, with an average debt of... See more
On a whim, two energetic high school science teachers decided to enter their high school, a Title I school where most... See more

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