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By Philipp Schmidt October 13, 2014 - 8:04am Comments
I remember vividly when I received my first account on a UNIX computer that was connected to the Internet.
From Courses to Communities Blog Image
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By Nicole Mirra October 9, 2014 - 7:36am Comments
At the recent Tech for Schools Summit hosted by EdSurge at the USC Rossier School of Education, organizers promised that the event was designed “for educators by educators” and that attendees would “gain exposure to cutting edge tech tools.”
Potential Pitfalls of Digital Reading Platforms
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By Nishant Shah October 6, 2014 - 9:00am Comments
This is the third and last of a three-blog series exploring the selfie as a digital object and the ways in which it posits challenges for us to understand and analyse it as embedded in everyday cultural practices and analysis.
The Disappearing Selfie, Part 3 Blog Image
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By Mia C. Zamora October 2, 2014 - 9:00am Comments
I am currently teaching “Writing Electronic Literature” and I admit it is one of my favorite classes to teach these days.
Reflections on Reading, Learning via Electronic Literature Blog Image
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By Barry Joseph September 29, 2014 - 9:00am Comments
Clive Thompson is a longtime contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine and a columnist for Wired.
Defining Digital Media, Museum-based Learning Connection Blog Image
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By Liz Losh September 25, 2014 - 8:43am Comments
Youth media production is often seen as an admirable way to help underserved K-12 students find voices in their communities.
Recasting the Bullying Narrative Blog Image
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By S. Craig Watkins September 22, 2014 - 9:26am Comments
The fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. began dominating the national headlines instantly.
Addressing Race, Inequality Issues Through Social Media Power Blog Image
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By Mimi Ko Cruz September 18, 2014 - 9:00am Comments
Kim Jaxon is interested in having her students “do the thing,” which, she says, means that she’s less interested in preparing them for some later occu
The Case for Open Courses in Higher Ed: Q&A with Kim Jaxon Blog Image
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By Howard Rheingold September 15, 2014 - 9:00am Comments
Gardner Campbell not only teaches the ideas of Doug Engelbart — the visionary who invented the mouse, hypertext and m
Campbell Channels Engelbart, Augmenting Human Education Blog Image
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By Richard Culatta and Antero Garcia September 11, 2014 - 8:50am Comments
It's 6:30 Sunday morning and the loft-like space that houses the educational software company Difference Engine echoes the metronome like taps of a ping pong ball flying across the table.
Wolf Sharks, Energy Drinks and Learning Standards
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By Monica Bulger September 8, 2014 - 9:13am Comments
“They hear a program about sea creatures, another about the North Pole.
What We Miss by Comparing MOOCs to Traditional Classrooms Blog Image
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By Antero Garcia September 4, 2014 - 9:01am Comments
The past few weeks have yielded the sleepy grumbles of students, parents, and teachers alike as the school year begins anew.
Looking to South Central L.A. for Back-to-School Inspiration Blog Image
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By Jade E. Davis September 1, 2014 - 9:00am Comments
Any learning is inherently risky.
Addressing Trust Challenges in Connected Learning Environments Blog Image
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By Doug Belshaw August 28, 2014 - 9:11am Comments
Learning is messy. It starts. It stops. It's prismatic and elusive.
Scaffolding Web Literacy Through Learning Pathways  Blog Image
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By Nicole Mirra August 25, 2014 - 10:03am Comments
One of the best perks of supporting the Los Angeles Central Library is advanced notice of the readings and talks coming through town as part of their ALOUD program.
Digital Tools Can’t Magically Create Connections Blog Image