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Hoover Daily Report by topic: Education Technology

February 20, 2014 | Economist

Harvard's Exit Strategy

A RECENT Free exchange column looked at how online education might affect higher education. Elite institutions should be fine, we wrote, because they product they...
October 15, 2012 | EconTalk

Kling on Education and the Internet

August 2, 2012 | Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)

Let’s Pay Students to Learn

June 22, 2012 | Education Next

Disruptive Innovation and Independent Public Schools

[Clayton] Christensen and colleagues don’t suggest that [our K-12 education system is] going out of business but they do say it will be transformed by a pair of disruptive innovations: technology (online learning, in particular) and a shift to “student-centric” learning...
June 13, 2012 | Education Next

Confessions of a Former Luddite

Not so long ago, I doubted that computers, cell phones, and the internet would make any more difference in American education than television had...Well, I was wrong...
May 31, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

Higher Education's Online Revolution

The substitution of technology (which is cheap) for labor (which is expensive) can vastly increase access to an elite-caliber education...
May 16, 2012 | Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)

A Philadelphia Story

Or, how technology will fundamentally reverse the course of our failing public schools...
April 23, 2012 | Education Next

Will Stanford Join the Digital Learning World?

The idea of a second campus on the East Coast was always a distraction. Why not take that same pot of gold—or, more exactly, a handful or two out of that pot—and start building a digital university for the ages...
March 8, 2012 | Huffington Post

Do We Need a Virtual Education Ministry?

We increasingly have good policies in place, but we don't know how to turn them into reality. And because most policies aren't self-implementing, we have to solve the problem of "delivery" if reform is going to add up to a hill of beans...