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 […]

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 […]

6 key trends to 21st century teaching [edsurge.com]

6 key trends to 21st century teaching — from edsurge.com Excerpt: It’s popular these days to complain that college teaching hasn’t changed in hundreds of […]

Executive Function Deficits Determine Student Achievement [Friedman]

Executive Function Deficits Determine Student Achievement — from thejournal.com by Sara Friedman A new report finds the achievement gap tends to widen with students having […]

Amazon has 10,000 employees dedicated to Alexa — here are some of the areas they’re working on [Hartmans]

Amazon has 10,000 employees dedicated to Alexa — here are some of the areas they’re working on — from businessinsider.com by Avery Hartmans Summary (emphasis DSC): […]

Ten HR trends in the age of artificial intelligence [Meister]

Ten HR trends in the age of artificial intelligence — from fortune.com by Jeanne Meister The future of HR is both digital and human as […]

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 […]

“MOOCs are dead, welcome MOOC-based degrees” plus “Coursera, edX, Udacity grew their businesses by 20%+ in 2018”

MOOCs are dead, welcome MOOC-based degrees — from iblnews.org   Coursera, edX, Udacity grew their businesses by over 20% in 2018 — from iblnews.org   Also see: Reinventing […]

How long before this type of thing is standard in smart classrooms & learning hubs? [Christian]

  From DSC: When a professor walks into the room, the mobile device that the professor is carrying notifies the system to automatically establish his […]

Forecast 5.0 – The Future of Learning: Navigating the Future of Learning [Prince, Swanson, & King]

Forecast 5.0 – The Future of Learning: Navigating the Future of Learning  — from knowledgeworks.org by Katherine Prince, Jason Swanson, and Katie King Discover how […]

This type of functionality from Chegg will likely be a piece of a next gen learning platform

The information below is from Heather Campbell at Chegg (emphasis DSC)   Chegg Math Solver is an AI-driven tool to help the student understand math. […]

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