Larger than ever (~8K attendees), Austin, TX’s South by Southwest Edu felt different this year. More sober and realistic than ever before, if you ask Alan. Here he riffs on talks from VC's, product managers, and implementers from EdTechXGlobal, Pearson, Carnegie Mellon, Sandia Natl Labs, ACC, & others. The focus was on AI, AR, VR, & VC $. Read Alan's take on the new realism emerging.