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Amazon and Education

This is a small collection of 7 learning resources about Amazon struggles with Inspire, an Open Education Resource (OER) platform for teachers. A collection of articles looking at Amazon and OER... why did it struggle, what happened?


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Article marketbrief.edweek.org

Amazon's Footprint Grows in K-12 Purchasing. Should We Be Worried? - Market Brief - Market Brief (2018)


A watchdog organization is questioning whether a cooperative purchasing program that relies on Amazon's online marketplace is hurting businesses in local communities around the ...

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Article edsurge.com

Amazon Launches 'Inspire,' a Free Education Resource Search Platform for Educators | EdSurge News - EdSurge (2016)


Back in February, an EdWeek Market brief reported that Amazon Education was starting to beta-test a new platform with educators, helping teachers ...

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Amazon Inspire Goes Live (But Without Controversial Share Feature) | EdSurge News (2017) - EdSurge (2017)


"After more than a year of invitation-only private beta, Amazon just opened its free library of open-education resources, called Amazon Inspire. Well, it’s more accurate to s...

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Article edsurge.com

What Happened to Amazon Inspire, the Tech Giant’s Education Marketplace? | EdSurge News (2017) - EdSurge (2017)


"Last summer the world’s largest online retailer launched Amazon Inspire, touting it as a hub for educators to exchange lesson plans and other Open Education Resources. But a ye...

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Article edsurge.com

Amazon’s Education Hub, Amazon Inspire, Has Quietly Restored ‘Sharing’ Function | EdSurge - EdSurge (2018)


Amazon has quietly re-opened a previously-controversial sharing feature that allows allow anyone to add to its directory of online educational ... "Leaders of school district...

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Article edsurge.com

Amazon Alexa: How Voice-Enabled Technology is Changing the Contours of Higher Education - EdSurge (2020)


Marissa MierowIt’s no secret that voice-enabled technology is taking off in the domestic sphere, but how is this increasingly robust technology ...

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Article talentedlearning.com

In-House Upskilling: Is Amazon's Strategy a Smart Move? - Talented Learning (2019)


Amazon is investing heavily in-house upskilling. Is this the next big corporate learning trend? And what does it say about learning and the future of work?

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