Disruptive innovation featured in Competitive Workforce Report

Posted on May 31st, 2008 by admin
The Competitive Workforce Report, an online publication of the Career Colleges Association, featured an interview with Michael B. Horn about opportunities for disruption in education to transform learning. You can read the article here.
In the article, Horn discusses how computers have not had a transformational impact on education to this point, but if introduced disruptively, […]

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Christian Science Monitor profiles virtual school growth
Posted on May 14th, 2008 by admin
The Christian Science Monitor profiles the growth of virtual schools and concerns about them in a May 14, 2008 article titled “Virtual Schools See Strong Growth, Calls for More Oversight.” The article cites Clayton M. Christensen and Michael B. Horn’s article in Education Next extensively and quotes Horn as well. You can read the article […]

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Computer-Based Learning Could Transform Public Education within a Decade through “Disruptive Innovation,” Experts Say
Posted on May 8th, 2008 by admin
Education Next released a press release about Institute founders Clayton M. Christensen and Michael B. Horn’s article in its Summer 2008 issue. In the article, the authors talk about how computer-based learning is poised to transform public education. Click here to view the press release, or continue reading here.

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May 6, 2008
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How Do We Transform Our Schools?
Posted on May 8th, 2008 by admin
Institute co-founders Clayton M. Christensen and Michael B. Horn published an article in the Summer 2008 issue of Education Next titled “How Do We Transform Our Schools?” In it, the authors write about how computer-based learning is on the cusp of transforming public education. Read the article here.
The article addresses why computer-based learning has not […]

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Education Week highlights research on disruptive innovation in education
Posted on May 5th, 2008 by admin
In its May 7, 2008 issue, Education Week writes about Innosight Institute and founders Clayton M. Christensen and Michael B. Horn’s book, Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns. Click here to read it online.
The article details the book’s case for how online education is emerging as a disruptive force […]

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Forbes publishes article on Disruptive Innovation in Education
Posted on January 24th, 2008 by admin
In Forbes’ online education feature titled “Educating Our Children”, Clayton Christensen and Michael Horn pen an article on how utilizing the principles of disruption can allow us to customize an education for each individual child in the way he or she learns — a dramatic departure from the current system that forces standardization in the […]

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Christensen gives talk about disruption in education at WGBH
Posted on January 11th, 2008 by admin
Clayton Christensen presented his talk about how disruption will change the way the world learns at WGBH in Boston Jan. 11, 2008. To view video of the talk, please visit http://forum.wgbh.org/wgbh/forum.php?lecture_id=3838.

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Talk at Harvard discusses disruption in K-12 public schools
Posted on November 19th, 2007 by admin
Professor Clayton Christensen spoke at a colloquium organized by Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government about how to bring about innovation in America’s public schools. A press release with a high-level summary of the talk can be found here:
http://www.hbs.edu/news/releases/pamkruh.html

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Christensen, Horn, Hwang speak at Forbes Conference
Posted on November 1st, 2007 by admin
The founders of Innosight Institute spoke at the Forbes Leadership Networks Forum titled America The Innovator: The New Rules of Global Market Growth in Chicago on November 1st, 2007. Clay Christensen keynoted the conference, which was held at The Metropolitan Club. He spoke after Steve Forbes and spoke about 5 things that business […]

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Interview with Christensen on How Philanthropies Can Improve Education, Healthcare
Posted on August 6th, 2007 by admin
Chairman Clayton Christensen gave an interview to the Philanthropy Roundtable magazine, in which he talked about how to improve education and healthcare — and gave ideas for how philanthropies can help. Check out the article at:
http://www.philanthropyroundtable.org/article.asp?article=1484&paper=1&cat=149


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