Questioning the False Promises of the Online Education Industry: A New Video Released by the Campaign for the Future of Higher Education

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College and University Faculty and Educational Staff Challenge CEOs of Coursera, EdX and Udacity to a Public Debate on Concerns Raised in Animated Video; First Public Screening of Video Will Be at National Gathering in Albany on May 16-17

The Campaign for the Future of Higher Education released a new animated video on its web site today raising serious concerns about the claims and promises being made by the online education industry about the quality of its higher education programs.

The video, “Online Education: Teaching Millions or Making Millions?” is part of a national grassroots campaign to inform families, educators, higher education leaders, and policymakers about the very serious concerns of faculty members and educational staff who are on the front lines of higher education.

The CFHE has challenged Coursera Co-Founder Daphne Koller, EdX President Anant Agarwal and Udacity CEO Sebastian Thrun to watch the video and participate in a…

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