With flip of a giant ceremonial switch, CMU starts effort to energize ‘learning engineering’ [Young]

With flip of a giant ceremonial switch, CMU starts effort to energize ‘learning engineering’ — from edsurge.com by Jeff Young Excerpt: Pittsburgh, PA—For a moment […]

Three ways to use video feedback to enhance student engagement [Penna]

Three ways to use video feedback to enhance student engagement — from scholarlyteacher.com by Christopher Penna Excerpt: An innovative approach for providing feedback on student […]

Student loan debt: 43M borrowers, 1.5 trillion, aver. debt = $47,671 | Cengage and McGraw-Hill to merge to try to address this

From DSC: Here’s a ~4 minute piece from CBS News re: student loan debt. Here are two excerpts from that video:   From DSC to […]

2019 Horizon Report Higher Education Edition

The finalized 2019 Horizon Report Higher Education Edition (from library.educause.edu) was just released on 4/23/19. Excerpt: Key Trends Accelerating Technology Adoption in Higher Education: Short-Term—Driving […]

Accessibility Tools [Smashing Magazine]

A growing repository of useful design tools, from accessibility and AR to wireframing and 3D modeling software. ? Awesome Design Toolshttps://t.co/qo5wAU9D4d pic.twitter.com/THIYPLmH0c — Smashing Magazine […]

Check out these resources for writing better multiple choice questions!

In the last 10 years, I have written over 2000 provincial certification exam questions and reviewed more than 10000 questions written by tech writers. This […]

Educators (plus many others): You will benefit greatly from building your PLN on Twitter! [Christian]

From DSC: I ran into the posting below on my Twitter feed. I especially want to share it with all of those students out there […]

Legal Battle Over Captioning Continues [McKenzie]

Legal Battle Over Captioning Continues — from insidehighered.com by Lindsay McKenzie A legal dispute over video captions continues after court rejects requests by MIT and […]

The Changing Landscape of Online Education, 2019 is now available [qualitymatters.org]

The Changing Landscape of Online Education, 2019 is now available — from qualitymatters.org     This report is the continuation of a multi-year study by QM and Eduventures […]

HBS Online: Why Harvard Business School’s digital rebrand is big news for online learning [Murray]

HBS Online: Why Harvard Business School’s digital rebrand is big news for online learning — from businessbecause.com by Seb Murray Name change from HBX to […]

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 […]

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