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A New Wave of Disruption: Innovations Expanding Learners' Social Capital

Julia Freeland Fisher - Director of Education Research, Clayton Christensen Institute

Julia Freeland Fisher, Director of Education Research at the Clayton Christensen Institute, will discuss her latest research on new technologies and models that expand students' networks across both K-12 and Postsecondary programs. These emerging approaches are paving the way to a revolution in peer-to-peer, real-world, and industry-embedded learning models as well as breakthrough student support and mentorship models. Hear how this wave of social innovation promises to not only expand what students know, but whom they know.