One Man, One Computer, 10 Million Students: How Khan Academy Is Reinventing EducationSubmitted by barracuda_trader on Sun, 09/29/2013 - 03:24
One Man, One Computer, 10 Million Students: How Khan Academy Is Reinventing Education
This story appears in the November 19, 2012 issue of Forbes.
The headquarters of what has rapidly become the largest school in the world, at 10 million students strong, is stuffed into a few large communal rooms in a decaying 1960s office building hard by the commuter rail tracks in Mountain View, Calif. Despite the cramped, dowdy circumstances, youthful optimism at the Khan Academy abounds.