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Re: Is the Era of Free #EdTech Over?

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http://www.bigguyinabowtie.com/the-blog/we-might-be-at-the-end-of-the-free-ed-tech-era

This seems to be the same trend that I have observed in the EdTech field lately.

  Is the free ed tech era dying? I am starting to think the realities of the business are moving the answer to that question to yes, and I think we may be at the end of an era that can best be summed up as ”The Imagine K12 Era.” When and if that era truly does end it's going to bring the failure of a host of everyone's favorite startups, and we are going to have to start asking, ”What’s Next?.” Unfortunately, what may be next is the same as all the other tech industries: an over reliance on the big 5 (Apple, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Amazon)

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