“Technology from ‘Harry Potter’ Movies Brings Magic of Brain into Focus” + 2 items on VR

Technology from “Harry Potter” Movies Brings Magic of Brain into Focus — from scientificamerican.com by Bahar Gholipour Software lets scientists explore the brain in 3-D […]

5 Ways Online Learning Can Open Doors For All Students

According to Babson Survey Research Group, the number of students registered in online courses grew to 5.8 million nationally. Online class growth has been consistent […]

“It is predicted that 50% of current jobs will disappear by 2030.” Updating Education for the Evolving Job Market: Learning at the Pace of Life & Work [Wade]

Updating Education for the Evolving Job Market: Learning at the Pace of Life and Work — from huffingtonpost.com by Sophie Wade Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A […]

The Ivory Tower Can’t Keep Ignoring Tech [O’Neil]

The Ivory Tower Can’t Keep Ignoring Tech — from nytimes.com by Cathy O’Neil Excerpt: We need academia to step up to fill in the gaps […]

Conference Reflections - How Relevant is AECT?

My great friend and associate Dr. Lewis Chongwony just posted a GREAT reflection on his experiences at the international convention for the Association for Educational […]

Dr. Kathryn Linder Discusses Online Learning Efficacy and OSU’s New Database

I think this would be a great starting point to have a sense of the studies that have been done in their specific disciplines or […]

WE ARE NOT READY FOR THIS! Per Forrester Research: In US, a net loss of 7% of jobs to automation — *in 2018*!

Forrester predicts that AI-enabled automation will eliminate 9% of US jobs in 2018 — from forbes.com by Gil Press Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A new Forrester […]

MIT issues learner-owned digital diplomas on the blockchain [ecampusnews.com]

MIT issues learner-owned digital diplomas on the blockchain — from ecampusnews.com MIT joins a thriving community of global institutions issuing and verifying official records using […]

As Corporate World Moves Toward Curated ‘Microlearning,’ Higher Ed Must Adapt [Gallagher]

As Corporate World Moves Toward Curated ‘Microlearning,’ Higher Ed Must Adapt — from edsurge.com by Sean Gallagher Excerpt: Just outside the walls of the ivory […]

Worth Sharing: 3 Ways to Get More Women Into Tech

What are YOU doing in your courses to encourage more women to enter and continue? The president of Harvey Mudd College shares the strategies it’s […]

Academic Coaching Vs. Tutoring: Which One Helps You Develop Effective Function Skills

The topic of academic coaching and tutoring comes up a lot. Surprisingly, not many people are familiar with these concepts. In fact, when you say […]

Weighing The Benefits Of Print Learning Against eLearning

There are still naysayers perpetuating a “digital divide” of sorts between eLearning and print learning, especially in higher education. Is this digital divide justified? Is […]

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