We can all agree that higher education is very expensive. Will things ever change? Jose tackles the issue in this month's feature. Read on!

- The Knerds

The Unbundling of Higher Education

By Jose Ferreira, Knewton founder & CEO
To help justify exorbitant prices, universities bundle services like mad — courses, research, housing, athletics, extracurriculars, the arts. We've seen unbundling play out in countless industries, from air travel to music to news. Will the same happen in higher ed?

In this month's post, Jose explores the potential of online education to force the unbundling of the university and lower costs for everyone. Read more ›
Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Big Data
Knewton was honored to be the only edtech company included in Fast Company's list of the world's top 10 most innovative companies in big data. Read more ›
Introducing Nine New Knerds
Meet Erin, Nikita, Katia, Harish, Carolyn, Benjamin, Oleg, Rob, and Nicky ›
A Day in the Life
What does a typical day look like for a Knewton employee? Check out this video by Josh Robinson, a member of Knewton's Business Development team, for a sneak peek.
Knerds on the Board
In this video, former math and physics teacher Greg Hitt talks about the importance of creating “access points” for students at different levels, and how his experience as a teacher shapes his work here at Knewton.
Knewton @ SXSWedu
Heading to SXSWedu? We'll be there too. Knewton Founder and CEO Jose Ferreira will be speaking on a panel about the classroom of the future on Wednesday, March 5. Director of Marketing Robbie Mitchell, Senior Manager of Product Development Mark Georgiev, Director of Business Development Sara Ittelson, BD Associate Josh Daniels, Senior Manager of BD Kristen Weeks, and BD Manager Erin Wilson will also be in Austin.
Calendar
Mar
03
SXSWedu
Knewton founder and CEO Jose Ferreira will be speaking.
Mar
11
Microsoft Partner in Learning, Global Forum
Mar
18
NYEdTech Startup Showcase 2014
EdTweets of the Month
EdTech Buzz
FCC Says It Will Double Spending on High Speed Internet in Schools and Libraries (New York Times)

Six Trends That Will Accelerate the Adoption of Technology in Higher Education (Times Higher Education)

Ready or Not, Change is Coming (Inside Higher Ed)

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