Stroll along the canals of Venice, stand at the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, or soar through the sky faster than a speeding bullet; explore Street View imagery from 85 countries! Amazing!!!

Google AR and VR: Get a closer look with Street View in Google Earth VR Excerpt: With Google Earth VR, you can go anywhere in […]

Global Human Capital Report 2017 [World Economic Forum]

Global Human Capital Report 2017 — from the World Economic Forum Excerpt from the Conclusion section (emphasis DSC): Technological change and its impact on labour […]

Near Futures Teaching at the University of Edinburgh: my next post

As of last Wednesday, I am now officially in Edinburgh until the end of 2018 at least as part of the Near Future Teaching project […]

Student Success and Sustainability

http://content.industrydive.com/huron-playbook-student-success/ This playbook covers how to take an integrated approach to strategic planning for student success.Filed under: · e-books Tagged: higher education

Campus Technology’s 2017 Teaching with Technology Survey [Kelly]

Smartwatches Deemed Least Valuable Technology in the Classroom — from campustechnology.com by Rhea Kelly In our second annual Teaching with Technology Survey, faculty revealed what […]

Best question I’ve heard in a while: “K-12 & higher education are considered separate systems. What if they converged?” [Young]

K-12 and higher education are considered separate systems. What if they converged? — from edsurge.com by Jeff Young Excerpt: Education in America is a tale […]

“Under the Hood: Learning Design Behind Georgia Tech’s Degrees at Scale” + “Learning How to Learn: Anatomy of a good MOOC”

Under the Hood: Learning Design Behind Georgia Tech’s Degrees at Scale — from evolllution.com by Shabana Figueroa and Yakut Gazi Excerpt: Rolling out the MM program […]

Income Share Agreements (ISA’s) don’t incentivize institutions to reduce the costs of obtaining a college degree [Christian]

From DSC: The article below caused me to reflect on the idea of using Income Share Agreements (ISAs) as a way for students to get […]

Here Comes Z: Strategies To Engage A New Generation Of College Students

Generation Z, the oldest now reaching 21 years of age, has no memory of a world without technology. They are adept self learners and can […]

Future Forward: The Next Twenty Years of Higher Education [Blackboard, w/ a variety of contributors]

Future Forward: The Next Twenty Years of Higher Education — from Blackboard with a variety of contributors Excerpts: As you read their reflections you’ll find […]

Streamline Academic Efforts For Success-And For Your Health

Guest article by: Ben Walker While college graduates make significantly more money than high school graduates — 56 percent more, on average — they also […]

Google and Udacity offer scholarships for 75,000 aspiring developers [thenextweb.com]

Google and Udacity offer scholarships for 75,000 aspiring developers — from thenextweb.com Excerpt: Google has announced its plans to extend its partnership with Udacity to […]

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