The headline in EdSurge's newsletter was "HUGE STUDY VALIDATES ALGEBRA PROGRAM." Their blurb: "It could be the blended structure, or the product, or some other factor that made the difference, but one way or another a bunch of kids using Cognitive Tutor kicked butt in one of the biggest blended studies to date, conducted by the DOE and RAND corporation." I followed the link above to Carnegie Learning's website about the study. Carnegie Learning publishes Cognitive Tutor, which is a computer-based, adaptive learning tool that assesses student competencies and provide instruction, problems, and hints designed to optimize individual student learning. ...
EdTech from cradle to grave: from flipped birthing classes to cloud-based apps for mock funeral preparations.
Alan Levine explains the details of building a syndication-based conference website.
An article on flipped learning in Spirit Magazine
A conference website built with syndication at the heart.
Comparing the technologies that classify MOOCs.
A review of Marina Gorbis's The Nature of the Future.
Examining iPads as objects-to-think-with.
A new white paper explores the changing nature of the labor market and how educators should respond.
The foundational tasks to get HarvardX research started and some of my own research questions.