We Have to Drive Tech Innovation to Drive Social Mobility

Nadiya's Tidbits Blog

Yesterday, I participated in a great mini-conference held by Harvard’s Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston on how technology innovation could help increase social mobility. (In full disclosure, I sit on the Institute’s advisory board.) Throughout, we heard a range of ideas and examples about how technology can drive changes in civic engagement, government responsiveness and education. We also heard about tech and jobs. The most interesting content to me, though, came in what we heard on the margins. Technology innovation can help improve social mobility. For that to happen, however, we have to invest like we want it to. First, …
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tiziana-dearing/we-have-to-drive-tech-inn_b_5413017.html?utm_hp_ref=technology&ir=Technology

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