What I’m reading 21 Jun 2015 through 24 Jun 2015

68% of Statistics Are Meaningless, D2L Edition – Told u so. the LMS has nothing to offer in analytics. Wake up, partner. "I can’t remember the last time I read one of D2L’s announcements without rolling my eyes." – (d2l edcrap ) Challenging MOOCs – "Rather, I worry that MOOCs will increasingly deliver all studies… Continue reading What I’m reading 21 Jun 2015 through 24 Jun 2015

What I’m reading 19 Jun 2015 through 20 Jun 2015

The tools don’t get you the job – An argument that goes behind open source. Teach theory and the tools will find their own way. "Education is not meant to structure itself to the expectations of people seeking education." And "And maybe even sadder is that instead of teaching the students to be independent, to… Continue reading What I’m reading 19 Jun 2015 through 20 Jun 2015

bookmarks for August 21st, 2010

Never Mind the Edupunks; or, The Great Web 2.0 Swindle – Here's a chord. Here's another. Now go form a band. Brian Lamb and Jim Groom critique open ed, sneaky commodification, Vivienne Westwood, and the coming New Romantics. This is where we are, again. Like old home week. "It may not surprise readers that the… Continue reading bookmarks for August 21st, 2010

bookmarks for June 11th, 2010

Developing a Personal Open Courseware Strategy – ProfHacker – The Chronicle of Higher Education – Brief column on making that MIT move to open sourcing content. Plan. Use your own server. Use your own CMS (wiki). Promote to admin. – (Opensource publishing2.0 academicblogging academic ) Critical Literacy Course – PLE/Critical Literacies open course from Plearn… Continue reading bookmarks for June 11th, 2010

bookmarks for May 24th, 2010 through June 1st, 2010

Hacking the Academy – A BOOK CROWDSOURCED IN ONE WEEK MAY 21-28, 2010 – (publishing publishing2.0 publicauthoring academic socialpractices book ) Dan Cohen» Open Access Publishing and Scholarly Values – Be visible, be findable: "But in their cost-benefit calculus they often forget to factor in the hidden costs of publishing in a closed way. The… Continue reading bookmarks for May 24th, 2010 through June 1st, 2010