In the USA, the perspectives of the ABA re: online-based learning — and their take on the pace of change — are downright worrisome. [Christian]

ABA cleans up accreditation rules surrounding distance education for law schools — from highereddive.com by Lilah Burke Dive Brief (emphasis DSC): Recent amendments to American […]

Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should: What Genetic Engineers Can Learn From ‘Jurassic World’ [Maynard]

Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should: What Genetic Engineers Can Learn From ‘Jurassic World’ — from singularityhub.com by Andrew Maynard Excerpt: Maybe this […]

Will a “Google PhD” become as good as a university-granted PhD? [Dawson]

Will a “Google PhD” become as good as a university-granted PhD? — from rossdawson.com by Ross Dawson Excerpt: A fundamental issue now is the degree […]

The Future of Education | By Futurist Gerd Leonhard | A Video for EduCanada

The Future of Education | By Futurist Gerd Leonhard | A Video for EduCanada — from futuristgerd.com Per Gerd: Recently, I was invited by the […]

Building a culture of pioneering responsibly [Ibrahim]

How to ensure we benefit society with the most impactful technology being developed today — from deepmind.com by Lila Ibrahim In 2000, I took a […]

China is about to regulate AI—and the world is watching [Conrad]

China is about to regulate AI—and the world is watching — from wired.com by Jennifer Conrad Sweeping rules will cover algorithms that set prices, control […]

Hmmm…many colleges & universities keep a close eye on their peers…but who is a peer? [Christian]

From DSC: Hmmm…many colleges and universities keep a close eye on their peers and often respond with similar strategies that their peers are pursuing. But […]

Reflections on “The University in Ruins” [Neem]

The University in Ruins — from chronicle.com by Johann N. Neem The “innovations” that promise to save higher ed are a farce. From DSC: First […]

These 3 charts show the global growth in online learning [Wood]

These 3 charts show the global growth in online learning — from weforum.org by Johnny Wood; with thanks to Ray Schroeder out on LinkedIn Example […]

Why Wall Street thinks the metaverse will be worth trillions [Warner]

Why Wall Street thinks the metaverse will be worth trillions — from fortune.com by Bernhard Warner; resource from Ori Inbar on Twitter Also from Ori […]

How can *anyone* claim that MOOCs have been a failure!!!? Are you *serious*!?!?! [Christian]

From DSC: As the article below clearly relays, MOOCs did NOT fail! In the last decade, they have reached 220 million learners worldwide! I don’t […]

Some items re: Web3 and the Metaverse

Web 3.0 vs Metaverse: What’s the difference? — from homo-digitalis.net by Fabian Schmidt Excerpt: So what is Web 3.0? On Twitter, a user asked if […]

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