In the past six months, almost every industry has been forced to adapt to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The EdTech sector, however, has thrived, with Forbes marking 2020 as online education’s biggest year yet.1
Online education has been around for years, yet with the imposition of the stay-at-home era, the benefits of remote learning have caused its popularity to skyrocket.3
With more than half of employers anticipating that remote work will become the new normal long into the future,4 online courses offer a uniquely powerful means by which individuals and organizations can upskill and facilitate their professional development.5
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1 Dans, E. (May, 2020). ‘Why 2020 Will Be Online Education's Biggest Year’. Retrieved from Forbes.
2 Dans, E. (May, 2020). ‘Why 2020 Will Be Online Education's Biggest Year’. Retrieved from Forbes.
3 Li, C. and Lalani, F. (Apr, 2020). ‘The COVID-19 Pandemic Has Changed Education Forever. This Is How.’ Retrieved from World Economic Forum.
4 (Jun, 2020). ‘When everyone can work from home, what’s the office for?’. Retrieved from PwC.
5 Mneymneh, M. (May, 2020). ‘Why Upskilling Has Become Critical To Prepare Yourself For The Future’. Retrieved from Entrepreneur.