Precis and video of a luncheon talk at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society examine the current state of the field in MOOC research as it relates to learning.
Two free courses for youth about coding with Scratch and digital photography and image production.
An opportunity for youth to submit to a ebook about Youth and the Internet from the Berkman Center for Internet and Society and UNICEF.
Last week, a group from a diverse set of higher education institutions released a first draft of the Asilomar Convention, a document attempting to guide ethical decision-making in advancing higher education research. The Convention was composed by researchers, administrators, privacy advocates and others, in an effort to launch a dialogue about how best to advance the science of learning in the digital age. I was one of the folks chiming in on the conversation, and what follows is my own sense of what we were aiming for; others might have a different perspective. The key document guiding contemporary research ethics ...
Jen Carey of the Ransom Everglades school explains why they recently adopted Google Apps for Education.
Using content from MathMistakes.org to help pre-service teachers get in the habit of looking closely at student work.
An explanation of how HarvardX and MITx release a de-identified dataset for other researchers to use.
Mica Pollack and her colleagues from UCSD share new research about the importance of teachers in blended learning environments that highlights the strengths and limits of online tools.
Reviewing a recent Boston Globe article about course creation at HarvardX.
Read this, then call the FCC to defend Net Neutrality, by asking the FCC to reclassify Internet Service Providers as common carriers.