13 mai 2016

Setting Straight the Record on Tower’s Tech

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. A friend forwarded this piece to me. May I say, I take exception to it. It’s cavalier and badly-researched. I worked there for most of three decades and was in the movie myself. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:32 - - Permalien [#]

3 (Possible) Higher Ed Lessons From Tower Records

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. Does Colin Hanks’ KickStarter funded documentary All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records offer any cautionary lessons for higher ed. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:32 - - Permalien [#]

“Door to Door”, Transportation, and Automobile Violence

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. Door to Door: The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation by Edward Humes
Published in April of 2016.
Have you, or a loved one, ever been in a car accident?
In 2013, 2.3 million people were injured in a car crash. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:31 - - Permalien [#]

Engaging With A Public Educator

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. The good news is that John Warner is not going anywhere.
He will continue to contribute to our IHE community, and he will continue to write essays and books. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:30 - - Permalien [#]

3 Reasons Why The Kindle Oasis Is Worth $290

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. I’ve been spending the last few days devoting quality time to my new Kindle Oasis. 
Are you wondering if you should shell out $290 of your hard earned dollars to upgrade to the new Kindle Oasis. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:29 - - Permalien [#]

4 Reasons Why Online Learning Drives Residential Classroom Innovation

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. Want to get support on your campus to invest in creating new active learning classrooms? 
Your best strategy might just be to advocate for online education. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:28 - - Permalien [#]

Bone Conducting Headphones and Audiobooks

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. I am an audiobook addict.
Given a choice, I’d have an audiobook going during every waking hour. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:27 - - Permalien [#]

A Sincere Invitation to IHE Reading Trump Supporters

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. Two questions for you:

a.  Are you a regular reader of InsideHigherEd.com?

b.  Are you also a Trump supporter?

I want to hear what you have to say. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:27 - - Permalien [#]

Top Down or Bottom Up?

By Liudvika Leisyte. In the last decades higher education has become massified and, in many countries, universal according to Trow’s typology. Access to higher education has improved and multiple studies confirm the benefits of mass higher education to knowledge economies. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:23 - - Permalien [#]

If Britain Jumps Ship

By Aisling Tiernan. On June 23, 2016, the United Kingdom will hold a referendum, known as the ‘Brexit’ vote, to decide whether Britain should leave the European Union (EU). It is impossible to predict the outcome of this referendum and the implications for UK higher education could be significant. Read more...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:22 - - Permalien [#]