Tag: elearning

by Julie Keck

1. Harvard’s Shorenstein Center to continue Carnegie-Knight Initiative in support of journalism education reform and knowledge building with new $1 million investment (via Knight Foundation) 2. Sexual harassment in the age of MOOCs (Steve Kolowich / Chronicle of Higher Education) 3. E-learning on snow days in Pennsylvania, Kentucky raises concerns (Benjamin Herold / Education Week) 4. […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Twitter’s music service: Everything we know so far (The Verge) 2. Two charts that tell you everything you need to know about the future of newspapers (PaidContent.org) 3. The co-founder of Foursquare on the cycle of second guessing (GigaOm) 4. Flipboard adds 3 million users since launch of personalized magazines (TechCrunch) 5. If Netflix […] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education. 1. Google’s Gingras: Journalists need to focus on invention, not transformation (Poynter) 2. Mich. professor’s YouTube course is just right for many (USA Today) 3. Online learning and upheavals in social networks (MIT Tech Review) 4. Students rush to web classes, but profits may be much later (NYT) […] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education. 1. 6 lessons student journalists learned at the center of a reporting controversy (Poynter) 2. 10 reasons Google+, Skype should be used in the classroom: A teacher’s view  (memeburn) 3. 5 ways technology will impact higher ed in 2013 (Forbes) 4. Could online courses be the death of […] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education. 1. Free textbooks spell disruption for college publishers (MIT Tech Review) 2. Report: Post industrial journalism: adapting to the present (Columbia Journalism School) 3. Online education programs tackle student cheating (U.S. News) 4. Taking the next step in online education with credit equivalency (Forbes) 5. As colleges […] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education. 1. Can the digital generation do anything right? (EdWeek) 2. Education technology, digital learning not as easy as it seems (HuffPo) 3. University sanctions journalism student for ‘disruptive’ interview request (Poynter) 4. Content vs. service in media & education (Business Insider) 5. Stanford tackles challenges of digital learning (Patch) […] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education. 1. Online universities: Why they still don’t measure up (ReadWrite) 2. Schools are using social networking to involve parents (EdWeek) 3. UK editors don’t think university education is essential for journalists (Guardian) 4. Teachers report mixed impact of digital media (EdWeek) 5. Online courses put pressure on third-world […] more »

by Doug Ward

The rush to create large, free online classes has generated anxiety at universities around the country. With finances already tight and with a surge of movement toward online learning, universities are being forced to move quickly to change centuries-old models of learning. Terms like historic, seismic and revolutionary now pop up in descriptions of the […] more »