Ed Tech and Job Training
Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed
The tone appears to have changed at ASU+GSV, the booming ed-tech and investment extravaganza held each April by Arizona State University and GSV Capital.
Predictions of doom for hidebound colleges have been less common during sessions at the conference. Instead, attendees are focused on job training and the skills gap and how providers of postsecondary education can better prepare traditional-age students and older adult learners to enter the workforce and then change jobs and careers many times.