Is Thomas Frey right? “…by 2030 the largest company on the internet is going to be an education-based company that we haven’t heard of yet.”

From a fairly recent e-newsletter from edsurge.com — though I don’t recall the exact date (emphasis DSC): New England is home to some of the most […]

Huge study finds professors’ attitudes affect students’ grades — and it’s doubly true for minority students. [Johnson]

Huge study finds professors’ attitudes affect students’ grades — and it’s doubly true for minority students. — from arstechnica.com by Scott Johnson Excerpt: Instead, the […]

Higher Education’s 2019 Trend Watch & Top 10 Strategic Technologies [ECAR]

  Higher Education’s 2019 Trend Watch & Top 10 Strategic Technologies — from EDUCAUSE Center for Analysis and Research (ECAR) Most Influential Trends Growing complexity […]

Five tips to make Specialism-Based Learning work in your teaching

Specialism-based learning (SBL) is an approach to curriculum design. SBL works by giving each student a specialism or focus, which is distinct from the specialisms […]

Learning Engineering and the need for “Learning Engineers”

From DSC: From Mary Grush’s recent article re: Learning Engineering, I learned that back in the late 1960’s, Herbert Simon believed there would be value […]

“Put it into practice…*do* what it says” — some active learning from Scripture.

Philippians 4:9 New International Version (NIV) — biblegateway.com 9 Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me—put it into practice. And the God of […]

6 key trends to 21st century teaching [edsurge.com]

6 key trends to 21st century teaching — from edsurge.com Excerpt: It’s popular these days to complain that college teaching hasn’t changed in hundreds of […]

Check out the “Do This, Not That” series to create effective flipped learning [Bergmann]

Per Jon Bergmann: We now know exactly what we need to do to effectively reach every student, so we are kicking off 2019 with a new series to […]

Custard, empathy and the challenges of teaching: new case studies

The TEL team recently interviewed staff at the University of Sussex from Education, Economics and Law. They spoke to us about how they have been […]

Top Education Trend of 2018: Active Learning Spaces [Vander Ark]

Top Education Trend of 2018: Active Learning Spaces — from gettingsmart.com by Tom Vander Ark Excerpts: The top learning trend in K-12 learning in 2018 […]

Virtual classes shouldn’t be cringeworthy. Here are 5 tips for teaching live online [Stachowiak]

Virtual classes shouldn’t be cringeworthy. Here are 5 tips for teaching live online — from edsurge.com by Bonni Stachowiak (Columnist) Excerpt: Dear Bonni: I’m wanting […]

Can space activate learning? UC Irvine seeks to find out with $67M teaching facility — from edsurge.com by Sydney Johnson

Can space activate learning? UC Irvine seeks to find out with $67M teaching facility  — from edsurge.com by Sydney Johnson Excerpt: When class isn’t in […]

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