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The EdSurge Podcast

A weekly podcast about the future of education, featuring insightful conversations with educators, tech innovators and scholars, hosted by EdSurge's Jeff Young and other EdSurge reporters.

You can follow the podcast on the Apple Podcast app, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts or wherever you listen.

Latest Episode:

Who Really Benefits From College Student Diversity?

On this week's EdSurge Podcast, we look at how colleges talk about diversity—and about why they embrace it—and how that language ends up affecting students.


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New Series: Bootstraps: Merit, Myths and Education

There’s a longstanding tradition of prizing “merit” in deciding which students get access to the best educational opportunities in America. The narrative goes that a merit-based system allows anyone “to pull themselves up by their bootstraps” to land a slot in a selective public magnet school or an elite college. But does the current system achieve equality? Are there potentially better—or at least fairer—ways to allocate educational opportunity? This 6-episode podcast series aims to explore those questions through in-depth reporting and compelling audio storytelling.

See full details here, and look for new episodes of this series every month, on the EdSurge Podcast feed.


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