Wouldn’t this be cool if we could do this? Perhaps this is a piece of our future learning ecosystems. [Christian]

From DSC: Re: the Learning from the Living [Class] Room vision of a next gen learning platform…     …wouldn’t it be cool if you […]

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 […]

Interesting idea: Instead of going to college to get a job, Ss will increasingly be going to a job to get a college degree.

This will be the biggest disruption in higher education — from forbes.com by Brandon Busteed; with thanks to Mr. Reid Gough for his posting this […]

The state of AI in the enterprise: 10 telling stats [Casey]

The state of AI in the enterprise: 10 telling stats — from enterprisersproject.com by Kevin Casey How many of your peers already use AI? What […]

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 […]

4 key tech strategies for the survival of the small liberal arts college [Campbell]

4 key tech strategies for the survival of the small liberal arts college — from campustechnology.com by Kellie B. Campbell In a recent study on […]

Reflections on “Is Blockchain Ready for Prime Time in Education?” [Skipper]

Is Blockchain Ready for Prime Time in Education? — from er.educause.edu by Wayne Skipper Excerpt: This is not to say that using blockchains to store […]

SHIFT HAPPENS 2, 2019: Finding Strong Footing: The Future of Assessment in the Learning-to-Employment Landscape

Excerpt: CONCLUSION This paper has outlined the plethora of new credential types, uses, and modes of delivery. It also has highlighted advancements in assessment. In […]

For a next gen learning platform: A Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities / educationally-related “apps” [Christian]

From DSC: In a next generation learning system, it would be sharp/beneficial to have a Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities that you could […]

Tech Trends 2019 [Deloitte Insights]

    Emerging technology trends can seem both elusive and ephemeral, but some become integral to business and IT strategies—and form the backbone of tomorrow’s […]

Towards a Reskilling Revolution: Industry-Led Action for the Future of Work [WEF]

Towards a Reskilling Revolution: Industry-Led Action for the Future of Work — from weforum.org As the Fourth Industrial Revolution impacts skills, tasks and jobs, there is growing […]

DC: Is this type of functionality another piece of a next generation, powerful, *global* learning platform!?!?!

  Presentation Translator for PowerPoint — from Microsoft (emphasis below from DSC:) Presentation Translator breaks down the language barrier by allowing users to offer live, subtitled […]

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