Category Archives: educational technologies

Educause Video about MOOCs

Apple sits comfortably at the intersection of art and technology. It’s not a forced strategy. It’s part of their DNA. This ad illustrates that point so well. Apple sits comfortably at the intersection of art and technology. It’s not a … Continue reading

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Contest for Apps that Interact with Learning Management Systems

The LTI App Bounty is a competition where people can develop apps that can be incorporated into multiple learning management systems. These are not (necessarily) mobile apps – just mini services that play well with systems like Blackboard, this site … Continue reading

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» Penn State Adopts Doceri iPad Whiteboard Throughout its Campuses Freedom to Teach – the Doceri Blog

The Gartner Symposium has attendees from a practically every sector: educational institutions, surgery emergency government agencies, help healthcare, ed insurance, finance, manufacturing, retail, etc… That makes it interesting when we talk about a topic like Bring Your Own Device (or … Continue reading

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Navigating the Educational Ecosystem

http://allangyorke.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/KnowledgeCommons.jpg http://allangyorke.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/KnowledgeCommons.jpg Interesting development in MOOCs and Prior Learning Assessment discussions. It makes me wonder if I would be able to earn a degree that I already possess by passing some tests – or whether I could add a degree … Continue reading

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Panoramas of the Knowledge Commons

This is a little ironic for several reasons. Our group (Education Technology Services) is currently involved with some pilot projects I’m done with the Educause Learning Initiative Annual Meeting now and thought I’d share a few of my observations. This … Continue reading

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Reflections on ELI Part 3: iPads at Notre Dame and Cal State Fullerton

This is a little ironic for several reasons. Our group (Education Technology Services) is currently involved with some pilot projects I’m done with the Educause Learning Initiative Annual Meeting now and thought I’d share a few of my observations. This … Continue reading

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Reflections on ELI Part 2: Chris Dede, EcoMUVE, and Active Learning

Jane McGonigal is coming to Penn State for a keynote address in the spring. Jane is into gaming, rubella especially games for good. She was one of the people behind World Without Oil, which is an alternative reality game that … Continue reading

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Reflections on ELI Part 1: eTextbooks at Indiana and iPad Initiative at Anderson

This is a little ironic for several reasons. Our group (Education Technology Services) is currently involved with some pilot projects I’m done with the Educause Learning Initiative Annual Meeting now and thought I’d share a few of my observations. This … Continue reading

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The Shape of the Horizon to Come #NMChz

I’m about to start Day 2 of a meeting to examine the 10-year history of the Horizon Report. Last night was scheduled as a reception, public health but that launched right into a couple of presentations and a large discussion … Continue reading

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SuperScholar – A game idea for developing productive academic habits

Jane McGonigal is coming to Penn State for a keynote address in the spring. Jane is into gaming, rubella especially games for good. She was one of the people behind World Without Oil, which is an alternative reality game that … Continue reading

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