Tag: online education

by Julie Keck

1. How to improve public online education (The Chronicle of Higher Education) 2. Review: Newsweek editor talks about his job as dean of J-school in book (Digital Journalism) 3. Coursera hosts Asia’s first MOOC (Stanford Daily) 4. Tips for kid safety on the Internet for parents and educators (EleSapiens) 5. Two cheers for Web U! […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Cutting edge technology meets alternative, progressive education (Forbes) 2. “MOOCs are a lightening strike on a rotten tree.” (The Awl) 3. Journalism schools being absorbed by other departments: brilliant idea or horrible tragedy? (J-School Buzz) 4. Online education rapidly replacing physical colleges (TechCrunch) 5. A step toward college credit for MOOCs (Washington Post) Get […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Google celebrates a $50 billion year (Guardian) 2. Twitter makes embeddable tweets faster, “more engaging” (memeburn) 3. A new ‘Bill of Rights’ for online students (Chronicle of Higher Education) 4. Study says 1 out of 3 people feels worse after visiting Facebook (Reuters) 5. How to crowdfund your journalism project (10,000 Words) Subscribe to […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Lack of willingness to collaborate with digital media one of the downfalls of legacy media (PaidContent.org) 2. Moody’s cites MOOCs as ‘destabilizing’ (NewTechCity) 3. Agile textbooks and other trends to watch in 2013 (Publishing Perspectives) 3. Measuring the success of online courses (NYT) 5. How Facebook can ruin study aboard (Chronicle of Higher Education) Get […] more »

by Mark Glaser

When I spoke with USC Annenberg incoming dean Ernest Wilson in 2008, he spoke of “blowing up the school” figuratively because of all the disparate “Centers” there. And a lot of other people in journalism education have been struggling to change longtime institutions from the inside, with that “blowing it up” metaphor getting around (see […] 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 Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education. 1. Digital badges gain currency as online education rises (NYT) 2. The technology of massive open online courses (Tech Review) 3. The year of the massive open online course (NYT) 4. The most important education technology in 200 years (Tech Review) 5. Macmillan to go all […] more »