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Skillshare Rethinks Education By Putting Projects, Not Lectures, Online

18 Aug

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Startups such as Coursera, 2tor and Udacity have used the web to bring college professors’ lectures to a wider audience. Skillshare, meanwhile, is eliminating the lectures–and the professors The new “hybrid classes” have both an online component where teachers orchestrate projects, resources, videos and feedback as well as an option for students who live near each other to meet periodically.

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