Category Archives: Higher Education

D2L Again Misusing Academic Data For Brightspace Marketing Claims

By Phil HillMore Posts (333) At this point I’d say that we have established a pattern of behavior. Michael and I have been quite critical of D2L and their pattern of marketing behavior that is misleading and harmful to the … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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