28 mars 2016

10 Principles for Institutional Advocacy Using Social Media

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. This need for criticism is particularly true in higher education. Without honest critiques, our colleges and universities are in danger of succumbing to faddism, group think, and stagnation. Read more...

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EdTech Units, CTLs and the Postsecondary Subordination Narrative

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. EdTech professionals are learning nerds. They love any educator who is interested in making changes to improve learning. Read more...

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3 Campus Uses for ‘How to Raise an Adult’

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. This past month Jessica Lahey, the author of the education-disguised-as-parenting-book The Gift of Failure, was on campus to talk about her book. Read more...

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Dreaming Of A No-Feature LMS

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. My colleague Mike Goudzwaard has written about the only platform that could ever convince me to jump to an edtech startup - the “no-feature” LMS.
I watched this idea come to fruition as Mike and McGill’s Adam Finkelstein have been cooking this idea up at various edtech events. Read more...

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Digital Course Materials in Professional and Executive Programs

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. Casey Green, Going Digital: Not If, But HowWhen it comes to curricular materials, very few of our campuses have made the total switch from print to digital. Read more...

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20 (Inadequate) Ways of Talking About Learning, Technology and Higher Ed Change

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. How should we talk about our work at the intersection of learning, technology and higher ed change? What is the language of our practice?
Here are 20 (inadequate) attempts to describe this (our) work. Read more...

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If HGTV’s House Hunters Were Run by Social Scientists

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. House Hunters is the show that spawned an entire industry of real estate rubbernecking. Property Brothers (my wife's favorite), Fixer Upper, Love It or List It, the list goes on and on. Read more...

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Non-Faculty Educators and Zero-Sum Thinking

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. There seems to be a widely shared belief, both inside and outside of academia, that the hiring of non-faculty educators is diverting resources from faculty. Read more...

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3 Critiques of EdTech at SXSWedu

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. This year will be my first to attend SXSWedu. I’m fortunate enough to be on a panel discussion with 3 great colleagues. If you are making your way to Austin this week, I hope to see you at the session. Read more...

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Higher Ed and the 6 Best Practices for Red Teams

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. None of the examples that Micah Zenko draws on in this excellent book Red Team come from academia. Yet, while reading Red Team, I kept thinking of ways that the methodology could be applicable to our work in higher education. Read more...

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