Category Archives: Tools, Toys, and Technology (Oh my!)

Blackboard’s Messaging Problems

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1038) There are a lot of things that are hard to evaluate from the outside when gauging how a company is doing under new management in the midst of a turnaround with big new products coming … Continue reading

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UC Davis: A look inside attempts to make large lecture classes active and personal

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) In my recent keynote for the Online Teaching Conference, the core argument was as follows: While there will be (significant) unbundling around the edges, the bigger potential impact [of ed innovation] is how existing colleges … Continue reading

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Blackboard Ultra and Other Product and Company Updates

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1038) Phil and I spent much of this past week at BbWorld trying to understand what is going on there. The fact that their next-generation Ultra user experience is a year behind is deservedly getting a … Continue reading

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Unizin Updates on Florida State System and Acquisition of Courseload

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) I’m not sure when e-Literate was awarded the exclusive rights for non-PR Unizin coverage, but there were two announcements this week to cover. State University System of Florida Joins The first announcement is an update and … Continue reading

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Release of University of California at Davis Case Study on e-Literate TV

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) Today we are thrilled to release the fifth and final 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 … Continue reading

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