The future of postsecondary education will be modular, stackable and more democratic. That’s according to edX, a nonprofit organization founded by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, that is re-imagining the postsecondary education model.
In their view, our rapidly evolving economy, fueled by constant advances in technology, requires workers to continually update and refresh their skills to find employment, stay employed, and advance their careers.
Leading Companies, Organizations and Philanthropists Commit Over $11MM in Support of Service Year Effort
New York, September 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ - At the Clinton Global Initiative’s annual conference in New York City, the National Service Alliance, joined by former President Bill Clinton and Clinton Foundation Vice Chair Chelsea Clinton, announced Service Year, a major commitment to expand national service in America. Building on the 20-year success of AmeriCorps, Service Year is a bold project designed to make a year of service a common expectation and opportunity for all 18-28 year olds.