Author Archives: Phil Hill

About Phil Hill

Phil is a consultant and industry analyst covering the educational technology market primarily for higher education. He has written for e-Literate since Aug 2011. For a more complete biography, view his profile page.

U of Phoenix: Losing hundreds of millions of dollars on adaptive-learning LMS bet

By Phil HillMore Posts (333) It would be interesting to read (or write) a post mortem on this project some day. Two and a half years ago I wrote a post describing the University of Phoenix investment of a billion … Continue reading

Posted in Higher Education, Instructional Design, Notable Posts, Tools, Toys, and Technology (Oh my!) | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

ASU Is No Longer Using Khan Academy In Developmental Math Program

By Phil HillMore Posts (333) In these two episodes of e-Literate TV, we shared how Arizona State University (ASU) started using Khan Academy as the software platform for a redesigned developmental math course (MAT 110). The program was designed in Summer … Continue reading

Posted in Higher Education, Notable Posts, Openness, Tools, Toys, and Technology (Oh my!) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Google Classroom Addresses Major Barrier To Deeper Higher Ed Adoption

By Phil HillMore Posts (333) A year ago I wrote about Google Classroom, speculating whether it would affect the institutional LMS market in higher education. My initial conclusion: I am not one to look at Google’s moves as the end … Continue reading

Posted in Higher Education, Openness, Tools, Toys, and Technology (Oh my!) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

How Student and Faculty Interviews Were Chosen For e-Literate TV Series

By Phil HillMore Posts (333) As part of our e-Literate TV set of case studies on personalized learning, Michael and I were fully aware that Arizona State University (ASU) was likely to generate the most controversy due to ASU’s aggressive … Continue reading

Posted in Higher Education, Notable Posts, Openness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Release of Empire State College Case Study on e-Literate TV

By Phil HillMore Posts (333) Today we are thrilled to release the fourth case study in our new e-Literate TV series on “personalized learning”. In this series, we examine how that term, which is heavily marketed but poorly defined, is implemented on the … Continue reading

Posted in Higher Education, Notable Posts, Openness, Tools, Toys, and Technology (Oh my!) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment