For the first time in its history, the Gerber spokesbaby is a child with Down syndrome [Diaz]

For the first time in its history, the Gerber spokesbaby is a child with Down syndrome — from cnn.com by Andrea Diaz Excerpt: (CNN) This […]

“LEGO’s Hidden Side” shows why we need those AR smart glasses

DC: I agree that we neeed those smart glasses to free up our hands. For example, if #AR was a tool used by technical communicators […]

Especially for students: This is how you’ll look for a job in 2019 [Dishman] + 2 items re: in-demand skills

This is how you’ll look for a job in 2019 — from linkedin.com by Lydia Dishman Some brand new strategies and time-tested traditions dictate the way […]

From DSC: If you think teaching and learning is easy, I dare you to try these 3 things!

From DSC: For anyone out there who thinks that teaching and learning is easy and who agrees with the uninformed saying that goes “Those who […]

Two articles regarding Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the K-12 classroom

Online curricula helps teachers tackle AI in the classroom — from educationdive.com by Lauren Barack Dive Brief: Schools may already use some form of artificial […]

DC: This is a sad day in the U.S. of A. –> “AI surveillance goes to school” [Waddell]

AI surveillance goes to school — from axios.com by Kaveh Waddell Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A new breed of intelligent video surveillance is being installed in […]

Especially meant for students: Some oldies but goodies on the best ways to study/learn!

The Lesson You Never Got Taught in School: How to Learn! — from bigthink.com by Simon Oxenham (from 2/15/13) Psychological Science in the Public Interest […]

Attention, college shoppers. These schools are slashing their prices. [Anderson]

Attention, college shoppers. These schools are slashing their prices. — from washingtonpost.com by Nick Anderson Excerpt: As soaring tuition scares off many families, a growing […]

Check out the “Do This, Not That” series to create effective flipped learning [Bergmann]

Per Jon Bergmann: We now know exactly what we need to do to effectively reach every student, so we are kicking off 2019 with a new series to […]

Reflections on “Cut the curriculum” [Richardson; K-12 focused]

Cut the curriculum — from willrichardson.com by Will Richardson Excerpt: Here’s an idea: A Minimal Viable Curriculum (MVC). That’s what Christian Talbot over at Basecamp is […]

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 […]

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