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Podcast: Are There Unicorns in EdTech?

Deborah Quazzo is the Founder and Managing Partner of the GSV Acceleration Fund and the Co-Founder of the annual ASU+GSV Summit. She speaks about the trend of private investments in innovations, such as adaptive learning platforms, in higher education, as well as the movement to blending working and learning.

Quazzo says, “There is a huge amount of work around AI, machine learning and adaptive platforms...You will continue to see CEOs come around and creating brand new, thoughtful, smart ideas that are really bringing efficacious learning into the adult market.”

 

Listen to the podcast here.

This podcast is created and produced by higher education experts Jeff Selingo and Michael Horn.  Selingo, a FutureEd senior fellow and former editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education, is special advisor and professor of practice at Arizona State University, and a visiting scholar at Georgia Tech’s Center for 21st Century Universities. Horn is chief strategy officer for the Entangled Group, an education investment firm,  and a senior partner at Entangled Solutions, an education consulting company.  Selingo and Horn can be contacted here. Future U is supported by the Academy for Innovative Higher Education Leadership, a partnership between Arizona State University and Georgetown University, and by Entangled Solutions.