Bill Gates’ Classroom of the Future

Posted on March 27, 2013

Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates recently attend the South by Southwest technology conference in Austin, TX and shared his thoughts on the current state of education in America, including possible solutions and trends to keep an eye on that may be in the near future for students.

Gates points out that the continued increase in tuition costs at many American universities make them an unaffordable option to many aspiring young learners today, while community colleges across the country have become overcrowded.

The key, according to Gates, is developing a motivating structure to engage students, re-creating the learning experience through online education. New technology today offers students something they’ve never had before – a personalized education.

Source: money.cnn.com