Episode 14: Julia Freeland Fisher, Christensen Institute

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October 16, 2015

In this Michigan Virtual Learning Research Institute (MVLRI) podcast, Julia Freeland Fisher discusses some of her recent work focusing on helping close the gap between what educational technology firms provide and what tech-forward school systems need, as well her work around digital learning’s capacity to help students build social capital through the development of personal networks.

Julia is the director of education research at the Clayton Christensen Institute. She leads a team that educates policymakers and community leaders on the power of disruptive innovation in the K-12 and higher education spheres. Be sure to check out her new book, "Who You Know: Unlocking Innovations That Expand Students' Networks" https://amzn.to/2RIqwOk.