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Teachers, technology & talent: Could education be an untapped investment opportunity?

By staff and wire services reports
November 26th, 2013

My mother was an English teacher. My Father an art teacher. My sister is a modern languages teacher. One could say that the ABCs are my DNA, the Huffington Post reports. Yet I opted for a career in business – not education. I chose to pursue the lure of success in the private sector over service in the public sector. But with the global education system on track for what some say will be a revolution driven by demographic shifts and technological advances, what once seemed like a divergent career path may in fact be starting to converge. Few doubt that we face an impending crisis in education – 57 million kids are out of school. Too many who are in school drop-out or remain barely literate due to poor quality schools or teaching…

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