Why I Love ASU+GSV and How It Can Be Better

By Stacey Rainey | May 16, 2014

I recently returned from my third trip to the ASU + GSV Education Innovation Summit in Phoenix. It has grown considerably in size and this year convened 2,000 investors, consultants, techies, “edu-entrepreneurs”, as well as many established software ... read more

The Foundation of Our Courses: Meet Our Academic Team

By Carrie Margrave | May 14, 2014
Aline Germain-Rutherford, Chief Academic Officer

We recently had a visitor to Middlebury Interactive Languages office which, after getting a quick introduction to our staff, said, “Wow, you sure have a lot of Ph.D.s around here.”  Come to think of it, we do. Some of this can be attributed to our... read more

New Approach Needed for English Language Learners

By Jane Swift | May 13, 2014
A New Approach to English Language Learning

In March, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan published an op-ed on the need to support “the estimated 4.6 million students learning English” in American schools. The piece, co-written with Libia S. Gil, the DOE’s assistant deputy secretary of English... read more