Video: Can Edtech Companies Get As Big As Google?

Video: Can Edtech Companies Get As Big As Google?
June 26, 2014

Joy Pullmann

Joy Pullmann is a research fellow on education policy for The Heartland Institute and managing... (read full bio)

Goldman Sachs Co-chairman George Lee says an education technology company could get as big or bigger than Google or Facebook. Currently, investors are pouring unprecedented millions into education technology companies and startups. 

He also discusses masive, open, online courses, known as MOOCS, saying they add to rather than detract from traditional-style education. 

"I think the way to look at MOOCs is not as a disrupter, but as an expander," Lee said. 

Joy Pullmann

Joy Pullmann is a research fellow on education policy for The Heartland Institute and managing... (read full bio)