But this is the risk everyone who goes into a tech-related career must deal w/…every day. [Christian]

1/2 “Some experts warn that training students or job seekers in skills that corporations say they want might not guarantee a job at the company, […]

Alternative Credentials, Scaled Degrees, and the New Higher Ed Matthew Effect [Kim]

Alternative Credentials, Scaled Degrees, and the New Higher Ed Matthew Effect — from insidehighered.com by Joshua Kim The potential impact of elite-branded affordable online certificates […]

Facial Recognition Start-Up Mounts a First Amendment Defense [Hill]

Facial Recognition Start-Up Mounts a First Amendment Defense — from nytimes.com by Kashmir Hill Clearview AI has hired Floyd Abrams, a top lawyer, to help […]

With an eye towards the future…what questions should we be asking about learning experience design (#LXD)? [Christian]

From DSC: Some of the following questions came to my mind recently: In this age of the Coronavirus, how can we think differently about learning […]

“We, as a nation, have to do much better on this issue! It’s not right.” [Christian]

Back-to-School Help for Students Without Internet — from by James K. Willcox For millions of families, broadband access is a challenge. These resources can help […]

Let’s use television to minimize the learning gaps that will otherwise be experienced by many students this next year! [Christian]

From DSC: If one doesn’t have access to the Internet, a computer, or any such mobile technology as seen in the image above…could TV become […]

At home, workers seek alternative credentials [McKenzie]

At home, workers seek alternative credentials — from insidehighered.com by Lindsay McKenzie Interest in alternative online credentials spiked after people started working remotely this spring. […]

Christian: We really need a standard for loading Q’s into a memory-refreshing app

From DSC: After reading Jeff Young’s article re: learning engineering and seeing the Nudge application from Duke University...it once again occurred to me that we […]

How to Ace an Online Job Interview [Julie Weed at nytimes.com]

How to Ace an Online Job Interview — from nytimes.com by Julie Weed A handful of classic techniques and some tips unique to the work-from-home […]

The different Learning Objectives (LO’s) of the corporate world vs. the world of higher education: Who pays the price? [Christian]

From DSC: I’d like to thank Ryan Craig for mentioning several interesting articles and thoughts in a recent Gap Letter. At least 2-3 of the […]

‘No college degree required’: Google expands certificate program for in-demand job skills [Dishman]

‘No college degree required’: Google expands certificate program for in-demand job skills — from fastcompany.com by Lydia Dishman Excerpt: Google just announced that it is expanding […]

Online learning critical to the ‘reskilling’ of America [Maggioncalda]

Online learning critical to the ‘reskilling’ of America — from thehill.com by Jeff Maggioncalda [From DSC: As Jeff is the CEO of Coursera, a worldwide […]

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