Tom Willerer serves as Chief Product Officer at Coursera, the world's largest online learning platform. He is responsible for building a world-class product that not only makes learning deeply satisfying, but also motivating for millions of users around the world. He joined Coursera from Netflix where he was the VP of Innovation and responsible for setting the vision and managing the teams responsible for Product Marketing, Messaging, and Social and Individual Profiles. Tom holds a business degree from Indiana University, where he was a pitcher on the varsity baseball team, and received his Masters in New Media Studies from DePaul University.


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4 Edtech Trends to Watch Out For in 2017

More than thirty years ago, psychologist Benjamin Bloom presented the education community with the “2 Sigma Problem” – a challenge aimed at replicating, at scale, the proven benefits of personalized one-on-one tutoring. Decades later, and with a staggering array of new ...