Tag Archives: Jim Groom

The EDUCAUSE NGDLE and an API of One’s Own

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) I have been meaning for some time to get around to blogging about the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative’s (ELI’s) paper on a Next-Generation Digital Learning Environment (NGDLE) and Tony Bates’ thoughtful response to it. The core … Continue reading

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Wanted – A Theory of Change

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) Phil and I went to the ELI conference this week. It was my first time attending, which is odd given that it is one of the best conferences that I’ve attended in quite a while. … Continue reading

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Dammit, the LMS

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) Count De Monet: I have come on the most urgent of business. It is said that the people are revolting! King Louis: You said it; they stink on ice. – History of the World, Part … Continue reading

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Changing the Narrative

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) As Phil mentioned, he and I were both lucky to attend the MOOC Research Initiative conference, which was a real tour de force. Jim Groom observed that even the famously curmudgeonly Stephen Downes appeared to be enjoying … Continue reading

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Educational Technology and the Sources of Innovation

By Mike CaulfieldMore Posts (3) Based on Jon Udell’s excellent post, I spent the weekend getting reacquainted with work of Eric von Hippel, the researcher who pioneered the study of user-driven innovation. What’s interesting about von Hippel is that his research hits … Continue reading

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