Author Archives: Phil Hill

About Phil Hill

Phil is a consultant and industry analyst covering the educational technology market primarily for higher education. He has written for e-Literate since Aug 2011. For a more complete biography, view his profile page.

The ETV Personalized Learning Series: What We Hope It Contributes

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1026) It seems like there has been an avalanche of high-profile books about the future of education lately—Kevin Carey’s The End of College, Jeff Selingo’s College Unbound, Anya Kamenetz’s The Test, Michael Crow’s Designing the New … Continue reading

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Release of e-Literate TV Series on Personalized Learning

By Phil HillMore Posts (310) Today we are thrilled to release the initial episodes in our new e-Literate TV series on “personalized learning”. In this series, we examine how that term, which is heavily marketed but poorly defined, is implemented on the … Continue reading

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Pitchbook Lists Most Valuable Ed Tech Companies

By Phil HillMore Posts (310) Update: Jeez – sorry about the multiple typos (mistakenly showed in thousands instead of millions). Fixed now. Pitchbook – a database service for M&A, private equity and venture capital – listed in Hot Topics what … Continue reading

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ASU, edX and The Black Knight: MOOCs are not dead yet

By Phil HillMore Posts (310) In 2012 I wrote a post during the emergence of MOOC mania, pointing out some barriers that must be overcome for the new model to survive. So what are the barriers that must be overcome for … Continue reading

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Cisco’s Collaborative Knowledge: Further blurring of higher ed & professional dev lines

By Phil HillMore Posts (310) Cisco, which at one time was the most valuable in the world, made an announcement that apparently got no one’s attention (outside of the venerable e-Literate). Cisco released a new product, Collaborative Knowledge (CK), that is … Continue reading

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