Tag: open-source textbooks

by Julie Keck

1. A proposed Texas law promotes correcting incorrect news, online and off (Nieman) 2. MOOCs and assessments and makers, oh my! A SXSWedu summary (EdSurge) 3. The Telegraph group cuts 80 print jobs, creates 50 digital jobs (Guardian) 4. Citizen journalism school turns coffee shops into classrooms (Crosscut) 5. Transitioning from text books to open [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. After a huge journalistic crime, on the level of Lehrer or Blair, should you get blacklisted from paid journalism? (Gawker) 2. NYT statistician might stop blogging if it influences election results (Politico) 3. Now Novel – the easy, social way to write a book…for a price (ventureburn) 4. 5 simple ways to track social [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. More schools relax their policies on cellphones, iPads (Columbus Dispatch) 2. California experiments with free, open-source textbooks (The Atlantic) 3. Schools adopting ‘Bring your own device’ policies (Press-Enterprise) 4. Why distance learning and digital education are the latest fashion in education (Huffington Post) [...] more »