Tag Archives: George Siemens

Marketing Claims From Adaptive Learning Vendors As Barrier To Adoption

By Phil HillMore Posts (430) 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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ED and CBE: Example of higher ed “structural barrier to change” that is out of institutions’ control

By Phil HillMore Posts (430) There has been a great conversation going on in the comments to my recent post “Universities As Innovators That Have Difficulty Adopting Their Own Changes” on too many relevant issues to summarize (really, go read the … Continue reading

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Universities As Innovators That Have Difficulty Adopting Their Own Changes

By Phil HillMore Posts (430) George Siemens made an excellent point in his recent blog post after his White House meeting. I’m getting exceptionally irritated with the narrative of higher education is broken and universities haven’t changed. This is one … Continue reading

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Upcoming EDUCAUSE Webinars on Dec 4th and Dec 8th

By Phil HillMore Posts (430) Michael and I will be participating in two upcoming EDUCAUSE webinars. Massive and Open: A Flipped Webinar about What We Are Learning On Thursday, December 4th from 1:00–2:00 p.m. ET we will be joined by George … Continue reading

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e-Literate TV Interviews from MRI13 Now Available

By Phil HillMore Posts (430) In December 2013 Michael I attended the MOOC Research Initiative Conference (aka #MRI13 or “The greatest MOOC conference in the history of MOOCs”). Thanks to a grant funded by the Gates Foundation through Athabasca University, we … Continue reading

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