Sebastian Thrun And Gavin Newsom To School Us At Disrupt SF

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http://techcrunch.com – Former Stanford professor Sebastian Thrun believes that in 50 years there will only be ten institutions in the world that offer higher education, and that Udacity — a startup that offers STEM-heavy free online courses — will be one of them. Thrun may be on to something: As the platforms for information distribution broaden due to the Internet, more heavily regulated legacy industries like finance, health and education will inevitably see their outdated structures dissolve and be replaced by something new. The jury is still out on what exactly that something new is for education, th (IT news)