Category: Digital Education in the News

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.
Problems with Personalised Learning

Fast-forwarding, rewinding, and pausing instructional videos are often cited as advantages of personalized learning, not because this is necessarily good instruction, but because it’s what the technology permits.