Category Archives: Learning Apps

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

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1107) 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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Piazza Makes Three Significant Changes To Deal With Privacy Issues

By Phil HillMore Posts (479) For those following the Piazza privacy issues, we have a new update where the company has made three significant changes in their response to privacy concerns from several universities. They are now using true opt-in for … Continue reading

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Student-Centered Educational Software

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1107) Last year I wrote a long rant about how the Gallup-Purdue survey studying the impact of higher education on wellbeing shows that our well-intentioned desire to ensure schools are providing a “quality education” is causing us to measure the wrong things in … Continue reading

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