Tag Archives: Courseware

Vendor Roles in Fostering Educational Literacies

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1096) In my last post, I talked about the need for educators in general and faculty in particular to develop literacy around data and analytics. But it’s really broader than that. Back when college was intended for a … Continue reading

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OSU Panel Discussion: Faculty experience with adaptive learning for Intro to Psychology course

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) In Spring 2016, faculty, support staff and administrators at Oregon State University met to candidly share their experiences with adaptive learning technology. I shared two different videos from the event at EdSurge in this article … Continue reading

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Marketing Claims From Adaptive Learning Vendors As Barrier To Adoption

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) In Spring 2016, faculty, support staff and administrators at Oregon State University met to candidly share their experiences with adaptive learning technology.  I shared two different videos from the event at EdSurge in this article. … Continue reading

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Personalized Learning vs. Adaptive Learning

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1096) In our recent EDUCAUSE Review article, Phil and I defined personalized learning as a set of technology-supported practices that help undepersonalize teaching. The three general practices that we identified are as follows: Moving content broadcast … Continue reading

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Barnes & Noble Education Buys LMS Provider LoudCloud Systems For $17.9 Million

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) Yesterday morning Barnes & Noble Education, the owner of 743 college bookstores and related services, announced the acquisition of LMS provider LoudCloud Systems for $17.9 million in cash. LoudCloud provides a traditional LMS for general higher … Continue reading

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