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Kirsten Winkler
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Attended Humboldt University of Berlin
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It was about time! LinkedIn will finally stop spamming your inbox http://buff.ly/1D8CZ4B
If you created a LinkedIn account at any point in your life, you've probably grown accustomed to receiving a flood of daily emails that, in most cases, go straight to the trash bin. Thankfully, the...
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Pearson sells the Financial Times - Sets Focus on Education http://buff.ly/1JDOH4g
#education   #educational  
Pearson agreed to sell the Financial Times to Japanese media company Nikkei for $1.3 billion in cash.
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The Second Life of the Liberal Arts Degree http://buff.ly/1LF97jh
#highered   #highereducation  
What's the value of a liberal arts degree in a digital economy? The liberal arts are online and well in the 21st century states Edgar Wilson.
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Report: Indian EdTech Startups raised $56 million in 1H 2015 http://buff.ly/1JDP3b2
#report   #edtech   #india  
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How to use werden in German. Dieser Artikel behandelt die drei Funktionen von werden im Deutschen und gibt Satzbeispiele.
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Google Finally Admits Defeat on Google Plus http://buff.ly/1SKIOqR
Google is finally going to stop trying to make Plus happen. The company announced in a blog post Monday that it will no longer force people to use a Google Plus account to log in to other, more popular Google services. That includes YouTube, whose users have been howling for...
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Complete the following phone call between Sabine and Birgit by filling in the gaps, using the correct tense of "sein". http://deutschhappen.com/german-grammar-exercises-tenses-se…
This is a German grammar exercise to test your knowledge about the verb sein - to be in the different tenses and basic sentence structure.
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In this episode of MEP, Kyle Stalzer, who is the CEO at Tackk.com, talks about this unique content creation tool that has met a lot of success with teachers and students in the K-12 space. http://buff.ly/1KsECN9
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In this episode of MEP, Kyle Stalzer, CEO at Tackk, talks about this unique content creation tool that has met a lot of success in the K-12 space.
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Report: Indian EdTech Startups raised $56 million in 1H 2015 http://buff.ly/1JDP3b2
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Pearson sells the Financial Times - Sets Focus on Education http://www.edukwest.com/pearson-ft-nikkei/
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Pearson agreed to sell the Financial Times to Japanese media company Nikkei for $1.3 billion in cash.
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The Versari Hub in Dublin, Ireland, officially opened on March 13 2014 and aims to provide early-stage learning technology companies with facilities.
#europe   #elearning   #ireland  
Overview about the edtech startups in the Dublin based Versari Hub: BlikBook, Adaptemy, VSware, StoryToys, EmpowerTheUser and SureWash.
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Education 2.0 Blogger, Interviewer and Edupreneur
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  • EDUKWEST
    Founder & Editor, 2009 - present
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France
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Germany - Canada - New Zealand
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Founder and Editor of EDUKWEST - the EdTech market insider
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Kirsten Winkler is the founding editor of EDUKWEST and EDUKWEST EU, an online media startup focused on online education. She writes about Social Media, Digital Society and Startups at KirstenWinkler.com and the future of learning at Disrupt Education. Kirsten works as an advisor to GrayMatter Foundation and is a consultant to startups in education 2.0 at WinklerMedia.

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Kirsten has won several international awards for her work, including an EdTech Leadership Award, Must-Read Higher Education I.T. Blog, Top 20 Higher Education Blog
Education
  • Humboldt University of Berlin
    Law, 2013
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