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If there is one issue that is buzzing through Davos like a prairie fire among thoughtful people, it’s that the time has finally come to reinvent higher learning.
If there is one issue that is buzzing through Davos like a prairie fire among thoughtful people, it’s that the time has finally come to reinvent higher learning.
(JESSICA RINALDI/Reuters)

The week university (as we know it) ended

For many years I’ve been writing about how the Internet and new models of pedagogy will bring an end to the university’s monopoly on higher education.

Nothing is as powerful as an idea whose time has come.

It’s happening right now. We may even remember this week as the turning point. If there is one issue that is buzzing through Davos like a prairie fire among thoughtful people, it’s that the time has finally come to reinvent higher learning.