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Content Author:
Rebecca Winthrop
Date: 15 July 2019

In this excerpt from Dr. Rebecca Winthrop's LINC 2019 keynote address, she explains what it means to leapfrog education using an example from Brazil, where innovative techniques are being used to help kids access education in remote jungle areas.

Content Author:
Peter Senge
Date: 20 June 2019

In LINC's closing session, Dr. Peter Senge, senior lecturer at MIT Sloan School of Management, offers his insights on the history of education at MIT and elsewhere as the LINC conference has evolved. With feedback from the audience, he reflects on lessons learned during the 2019 convening, and postulates what the "new learning society" might look like.

Content Author:
Rebecca Winthrop
Date: 18 June 2019

In the MIT LINC Conference 2019 Keynote address, Dr. Rebecca Winthrop discusses the possibility of leapfrogging—harnessing innovation to rapidly accelerate educational progress—to ensure that all young people develop the skills they need for a fast-changing world.

Content Author:
Vijay Kumar Ed. D, Krishna Rajagopal, Claudia Urrea, George Westerman
Date: 18 June 2019

MIT Open Learning and J-WEL have been actively involved in developing and advancing programs to address the needs of new types of learners, from pK-12 to higher education and workforce learning. This panel highlights the innovative and transformational aspects of these initiatives designed to provide quality learning at scale.

Content Author:
Isaac Chuang, Andrew Ho
Date: 23 December 2016

In 2014 and 2015, a joint research team from Harvard University and MIT released summary reports describing the first two years of Harvard and MIT open online courses launched on the nonprofit learning platform, edX.

Content Author:
Institute-wide Task Force on the Future of MIT Education
Date: 28 July 2014

In this final report, the Institute-wide Task Force on the Future of MIT Education presents concrete recommendations for rethinking education at MIT and beyond.