Higher Education Webinars
A space for conversation and debate about learning and technology
April 23, 2012 - 9:00pm
When was the last time that you got angry with one of your edtech vendors? Did you express your anger to your contact at the company?
April 22, 2012 - 9:00pm
Just back from a 10 day trip to South Korea. Came back convinced that there is an incredible opportunity to form a Korean based edtech startup.
April 10, 2012 - 9:00pm
What electronics do you travel with? Do you bring different digital devices to conferences vs. vacations? How has your device strategy changed as our screens have proliferated, and the era of constant connectivity has emerged?
April 9, 2012 - 9:00pm
Peter H. Diamandis, co-author of Abundance and co-founder of Singularity University, thinks that our brains are not wired to understand exponential change. We have evolved to think arithmetically rather than exponentially, and therefore have a hard time wrapping our heads around the implications of Moore's law type performance/cost improvements of digital technologies.
April 8, 2012 - 9:00pm
What can we learn about innovation in higher ed from the electric car?
April 5, 2012 - 9:55pm
How does the fear that you and your institution will get sued for copyright infringement alter the way in which you provide educational materials for your students?
April 4, 2012 - 9:00pm
This week we learned about the newest player in the online higher ed for-profit space, the Minerva Project. Check out Audrey's blog post and and Doug's article for some good background and discussion about Minerva.
April 3, 2012 - 9:33pm
Have you noticed that books are looking more and more like apps? Do you find yourself buying books from the Kindle Single store? Browsing the nonfiction selections at nowandthenreader.com? Checking out the original stories at atavist.net? Getting excited about the newest release from the TED Books?
April 2, 2012 - 9:00pm
How will edtech change the NCAA basketball tournament, March Madness, in 2013?
April 1, 2012 - 9:00pm
Remember when we all thought that the Internet would cause the car dealership to disappear? We'd all buy our cars online. We'd tell our grandchildren about the days when buying a car meant going to a "car dealership" and spending time with a "car salesperson". Life would be so sweet when car buying became a virtual, friction free experience.
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