Pearson senior vice president and general manager Douglas McCollum talks with Education Week about the future of K-12 assessment, and addresses criticism of the company.
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Coursera is partnering with museums, not just teacher colleges, in a new effort to provide teacher professional development through "massively open online courses."
May 13, 2013
Education Week is hosting a webinar on Tuesday, May 14 at 2 p.m. Eastern, on universities creating programs in K-12 entrepreneurship.
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