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May 1, 2013
I always get a little wistful this time of year.
April 24, 2013
McGraw-Hill Education tells me that "adaptive learning is not meant to replace teachers, but help them." I'm not sure I can believe that.
April 22, 2013
I thought I should try out a MOOC for myself to see what kind of future awaits me. I'm failing, but that doesn't mean I'm not learning.
April 10, 2013
I have some thoughts on automated grading of student writing. Most of them are unkind.
April 4, 2013
We don't need adaptive learning because we already have something better, adaptive teaching.
March 11, 2013
Bill Gates laid out his ideas to help solve current issues in higher education at the recent SXSW conference.
March 6, 2013
I engage in some ad hominem against Thomas Friedman because he deserves it.
March 5, 2013
I said, "sure, why not?" to something nine years ago, and I'm very glad for it.
February 27, 2013
There's some aspects of the AWP conference that trouble me. Is it me or the conference? Both?
February 19, 2013
There's some bad instruction going around regarding dialog tags.