Category: Digital Education in the News

What is Blockchain?

People keep asking me this question. They think it’s a dodgy pyramid investment scheme. For some it is the future of everything, for others its passing tech fad.
Digital Learning in Organisations

New book from definitive thinker of Digital Education Steve Wheeler is one of the best thinkers and explainers of Digital Education principles and opportunities I have met.
Best Practice: The race to mediocrity

Clark Quinn makes a great point, best practice cases are about what is good for them. Like much of the quality circle /TQM movement approach it can be a race to mediocre. This especially true in Learning and Development practice.
Knowledge: dug up by curiosity

Steve Wheeler @SteveWheeler always impresses for his clear thinking. This recent but seminal article lays the groundwork for modern constructivism.
Personalized learning is for online courses, too

eCornell CEO Paul Krause talks about course designers finding ways to embed high levels of peer-to-peer interaction and incorporate course examples that are timely and relevant to students, even within online modules.
Digital Divide Deepens

The rankings are out and the differences between the states in the Digital Inclusion index is not great surprise.