Tag Archives: higher education

Pilots: Too many ed tech innovations stuck in purgatory

By Phil HillMore Posts (289) Steve Kolowich wrote an article yesterday in the Chronicle that described the use of LectureTools, a student engagement and assessment application created by faculty member Perry Sampson at the University Michigan. These two paragraphs jumped out at me. … Continue reading

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Federal Reserve Board backs up e-Literate in criticism of Brookings report on student debt

By Phil HillMore Posts (289) I have been very critical of the Brookings Institution report on student debt, particularly in my post “To see how illogical the Brookings Institution report on student loans is, just read the executive summary”. D’oh! … Continue reading

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Update on 2U: First full quarterly earnings and insight into model

By Phil HillMore Posts (289) 2U, the online service provider that went public in the spring, just released its financial report for the first full quarter of operations as a public company. The company beat estimates on total revenue and … Continue reading

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To see how illogical the Brookings Institution report on student loans is, just read the executive summary

By Phil HillMore Posts (289) il·log·i·cal i(l)ˈläjikəl/ adjective lacking sense or clear, sound reasoning.  ((From Google’s definition)) There have been multiple articles both accepting the Brookings argument that “typical borrowers are no worse off now than they were a generation ago” … Continue reading

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Early Review of Google Classroom

By Phil HillMore Posts (289) Meg Tufano is co-Founder of SynaptIQ+ (think tank for social era knowledge) and leader of McDermott MultiMedia Group (an education consulting group focused on Google Apps EDU). We have been checking out Google Classroom – with … Continue reading

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