Author Archives: Michael Feldstein

About Michael Feldstein

Michael Feldstein is co-Publisher of e-Literate, co-Producer of e-Literate TV, and Partner in MindWires Consulting. For more information, see his profile page.

A Flexible, Interoperable Digital Learning Platform: Are We There Yet?

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) In 2005, some colleagues and I had been tasked with identifying a single LMS that could serve the needs of all 64 campuses of the State University of New York—from Adirondack Community College to SUNY … Continue reading

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Recommended Reading: With or Without EdTech

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) A few weeks ago, I recommended an EdSurge piece by the Clayton Christensen Institute’s Julia Freeland Fisher. It featured this graph of refrigerator vs. washing machine diffusion: I saw this same image featured last week in … Continue reading

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Recommended Reading: Is Your Edtech Product a Refrigerator or Washing Machine?

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) Don’t be put off by a title that reads like click bait; this piece in EdSurge by Julia Freeland Fisher is the real deal. The column looks at the adoption rates of…well…fridges and washing machines. The reason, … Continue reading

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Webinar Tomorrow: Shifts in Video and LMS Adoption: Impact on Student Outcomes

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) Phil and I will be doing a webinar along with Echo 360’s Fred Singer for Inside Higher Ed tomorrow. We’ll be talking about how to think about adopting these platforms in ways that create opportunities … Continue reading

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Lumen and Follett: Canary in the Curricular Materials Coal Mine?

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) Phil wrote up some excellent observations yesterday about the announcement that Follett has invested in Lumen Learning and will be distributing some of their products. This deal has more significance for the curricular materials market … Continue reading

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