enrolled.in already has its place in the great book on the history of the internet. It is the second company to get a funding offer on a live webcast by an angel investor who is no other than Jason Calacanis.
Last week this new social network that is targeting universities only, opened its gates to sign ups.
Gregor Gimmy, Founder and CEO of Sclipo wrote an interesting piece on social features in online education recently and asked me for my two cents on it.
His point is that just by adding social features to a classic LMS it is actually not getting more social as it still is a walled garden, only open for members of the university, academy etc. and that social would mean that you need to tear down those walls and enable everyone to connect with everyone no matter on which campus.