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EDX Online
http://www.edxonline.org/

Disruptive Innovation: Higher Education – KQED interview that covers the topic in very good breath/depth
Guests:

  • Anant Agarwal, professor of electrical engineering and computer science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a teacher for MITx, an online learning initiative
  • Ben Nelson, founder and CEO of The Minerva Project, a new online university, and former CEO of online photo finishing company Snapfish
  • Salman Khan, founder and executive director of the Khan Academy, an educational non-profit focused on providing quality education for everyone
  • Sebastian Thrun, Google vice president and fellow, part-time research professor at Stanford University and founder of Udacity, a company focused on bringing free university-level education to everyone

Ex-Stanford Teacher’s New Startup Brings University-Level Education To All
http://techcrunch.com/2012/04/04/ex-stanford-teachers-new-startup-brings-university-level-education-to-all-tctv/