Massive Online Courses Find A New Audience With Continuing Medical Education [Johnson]

Massive Online Courses Find A New Audience With Continuing Medical Education — from edsurge.com by Sydney Johnson Excerpt: Applications are surging for New York University’s School of Medicine […]

‘Is it ever OK to lecture?’ [Gooblar]

‘Is it ever OK to lecture?’ — from chronicle.com by David Gooblar Excerpts: All of which leaves many newcomers to teaching — and some classroom […]

Survey: Online, blended dominate today’s learning environments [Kelly]

Survey: Online, Blended Dominate Today’s Learning Environments — from campustechnology.com by Rhea Kelly In our latest Teaching with Technology Survey, the vast majority of faculty […]

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 […]

The five most important new jobs in AI, according to KPMG [Werber]

The five most important new jobs in AI, according to KPMG — from qz.com by Cassie Werber Excerpt: Perhaps as a counter to the panic […]

Training the workforce of the future [Bauman]

Training the workforce of the future: Education in America will need to adapt to prepare students for the next generation of jobs – including ‘data […]

Reflections on “The world is changing. Here’s how companies must adapt.” [Kaeser]

The world is changing. Here’s how companies must adapt. — from weforum.org by Joe Kaeser, President and Chief Executive Officer, Siemens AG Excerpts (emphasis DSC): Although […]

“FDA approves HoloLens powered medical AR system” + 4 other XR-related items

FDA approves HoloLens powered medical augmented reality system — from by Richard Devine HoloLens might be about to make surgical procedures a whole lot different. […]

Want to retire and then hit the books? 10 great college towns for retirees [Kiesnoski]

Want to retire and then hit the books? 10 great college towns for retirees — from cnbc.com by Kenneth Kiesnoski Excerpt: Kalamazoo, Michigan University: Western Michigan University […]

“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 […]

Assessment for Learning: It Just Makes Sense [Box]

Assessment for Learning: It Just Makes Sense — from facultyfocus.com by Cathy Box Excerpt: Assessment for Learning (AfL), sometimes referred to as “formative assessment” has […]

A new idea for a show! Would *you* watch this? [Christian]

From DSC: Not too long ago, I really enjoyed watching a program on PBS regarding America’s 100 most-loved books, entitled, “The Great American Read.”   […]

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