Tag Archives: Tony Bates

Recommended Reading: WCET Survey Report and Tony Bates Commentary

By Phil HillMore Posts (476) WCET released its survey results on the price and costs of online education last week, focusing on US higher education, and it has caused quite a stir due to the headline, first-look analysis. As Inside … Continue reading

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It’s Called Data Analysis And Not Data Synthesis For A Reason

By Phil HillMore Posts (476) I’ve never been a big TEDtalks fan, but recently I’ve been exploring some of the episodes, partially based on peer pressure. @PhilOnEdTech @mfeldstein67 y'all should do a weekly PTI style podcast rundown of the issues raised … Continue reading

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The EDUCAUSE NGDLE and an API of One’s Own

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1103) 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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Is Higher Education Ready For Rapid Evolution of xMOOCs?

By Phil HillMore Posts (476) Recently I wrote a post arguing that xMOOCs such as Coursera, edX and Udacity will likely evolve and that “while the current examples of massive online courses are interesting, the real potential of MOOCs will … Continue reading

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