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Future of Work and Learning

Education technology transforms how we learn—and in turn, transforms the skills we bring to the workplace. Here’s a look at how education innovation is reshaping what it means to be a professional in the digital age.

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Looking for the latest in education technology? Or to see what’s been happening at 2U? It’s all right here.

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The Power of MicroBachelors® Programs: Affordable Access to Career-Relevant Skills Now—and Credit Toward a Full Degree

Learn about these modular and stackable online programs from edX that not only put in-demand skills in the hands of learners quickly, but also bear real college credit along the way.

Jan 19, 2022·Anant Agarwal

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How Public-Private Partnerships Like the Netflix Pathways Bootcamp Are Driving DEI Progress in Tech

Learn why leaders at Netflix and Norfolk State University believe public-private partnerships like the Netflix Pathways Bootcamp create powerful opportunities for students and companies alike.

Jan 4, 2022·David Sutphen

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4 Digital Transformation Pillars to Help Universities Embrace Change and Accelerate Innovation

In a keynote for this year’s EFMD Global Annual Conference, I encouraged universities to embrace our new normal by developing an intentional digital strategy that minimizes risk, maximizes opportunity, and meets student needs, market demand, and institutional sustainability.

Dec 15, 2021·Nathan Greeno

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These 5 Skills Will Secure Your Place in the Future of Work

Add these credentials to your career portfolio, and unlock your potential.

Dec 6, 2021·Jennifer K. Henry

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Affordable Online Education is Better for Students and Better for Our Business

Learn why lower tuition rates are better for students, better for universities, and what’s best for 2U's business from Co-Founder and CEO Christopher "Chip" Paucek.

Nov 10, 2021·Chip Paucek

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5 Ways to Move from Culturally Competent to Culturally Engaged from the Dean of Howard University’s School of Social Work

For my latest episode of EDU: Live, I sat down with Dr. Sandra Crewe to discuss how Howard uniquely prepares its Master of Social Work graduates by integrating the Black Perspective—and how the field must continue to adapt and change to meet the moment.

Nov 1, 2021·David Sutphen

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From Access and Opportunity to the Freedom to Make Mistakes: 4 Insights on DEI from the President of Amherst College

For my latest episode of EDU: Live, I sat down with my friend Dr. Carolyn “Biddy” Martin to discuss how she has helped lead the charge in increasing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) at my undergraduate alma mater.

Sep 29, 2021·David Sutphen

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Celebrating National Online Learning Day: 3 Dimensions for Creating Engaging Education

Here at 2U, we're celebrating National Online Learning Day by sharing three dimensions for effective education. Watch the video on 2U's Learning Experience Framework.

Sep 15, 2021·2U

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5 Strategies for Formative Assessment in the Digital Classroom

Developed by 2U’s Faculty Engagement & Development team, here are five quick strategies that online educators can use to check for deeper understanding and increase participation in live class discussions.

Sep 7, 2021·Stacy Hall

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A Better Resume and Better You This September: 5 Skill-Building Tips from Our Industry Partners

September is both “Self-Improvement Month” and “International Update Your Resume Month.” Get advice from some of 2U’s industry partners, from State Farm to Booz Allen Hamilton, for how to make the most of your goals—especially if you’re looking to break into or move up in the tech industry.

Sep 1, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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