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Thinking about wearable technology and education

How can wearable computing shape teaching and learning? ELI‘s Veronica Diaz and I think it through. Thanks to Gerry Bayne for editing and sharing.

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Thoughts on the future of MOOCs

EDUCAUSE posted a short interview with me on the Future of MOOCs.  I sketch out three possible ways MOOCs could transform higher education.

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In Times Higher Education, on MOOCs

The London Times interviews me and the cMOOC founders about the state of MOOCs. There are some important points in the article.  George Siemens criticizes not only xMOOCs’ lack of experimentation, but their lack of currency: “the pedagogy employed by … Continue reading

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Interviewed by Digital Scholar

The Digital Scholar site interviewed me about some big ideas in technology and higher education.  They published the results in three parts: On digital humanities On MOOC history, hype, and backlash Some futures for higher education They asked good questions. … Continue reading

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Technology remixing higher education, one conversation

The Evolllution site interviewed me about education, technology, schools costs, blended learning, and entrepreneurship. At risk of citing myself, here’s the kind of thing we discussed: [Technology]could save higher education, it could destroy higher education, but more likely something in … Continue reading

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Talking with Howard Rheingold

Last week the great internet visionary and writer Howard Rheingold and I discussed technology, education, and the future.  We thought about MOOCs, going to college, liberal education, academic labor, online discussion, my Math Emporium analogy, the possibility of creating a … Continue reading

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College degree: a good idea or not?

Tonight I’m appearing in a Huffington Post video discussion about the value of college.  I suspect I might be positioned to defend undergraduate education. Please stop by during the event, or check it out later.

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Mobile, MOOCs, and more thoughts on the future of education

I was interviewed about the future of education a couple of weeks ago.  Mostly I brood over mobile and MOOCs. There’s an audio version, too.

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On games for learning

Sarah “Intellagirl” Robbins and I discuss gaming for learning in an Educause interview.

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Talking about the future of education

One article recently carried my broodings on the future of education.  Campus Technology had a panel of futurists reacting to different technologies.  I took on MOOCs, among others: MOOCs are of great concern to campus leaders and stakeholders, from chief … Continue reading

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