Chapter 8 Investment Getting Smart

Summarization by Hollie Lancarte

Paying for Innovation

Print curriculum will be a thing of the past while personalized digital learning to promote college readiness is the future. Funding issues for school districts will be more complex, due to the structure of funding per student not for results. Investors see 5 main categories of educational needs with funding ties: Digital content, Online learning, blended learning, customized learning platforms, and aligned services (tutorials). Good government must create an ecosystem that supports public, private, and philanthropic funidng. Pilot schools and programs will be seen more often in the near future to exemplify the best way to find monies.