Tag: stanford

by Julie Keck

1. What colleges can learn from journalism schools (Libby Nelson / Vox) 2. Stanford scholars flex know-how at learning, design, and technology expo (Leonard Medlock / EdSurge) 3. Will free online courses ever replace a college education? (Benjamin Winterhalter / The Atlantic) 4. What will the future of education look like? (Krystal D’Costa / Scientific […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. UK’s Edtech Incubator graduates first class of teacherpreneurs (EdSurge) 2. For Stanford U. MOOC instructors, trial and error breeds success (Carl Straumsheim / Inside Higher Ed) 3. New position may improve future of journalism education at Florida International University (Marisol Medina / FIUSM) 4. Survey: One-third of journalism students, teachers nationwide report administrative censorship […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. With Open platform, Stanford seeks to reclaim MOOC brand (Steve Kolowich / The Chronicle of Higher Education) 2. Existential journalism revisited (Magda Abu Fadil / Huffington Post) 3. Success of edtech tied to broader improvement strategies? (Ben Kamisar / Education Week) 4. Journalism in the classroom (Naomi Sharp / Columbia Journalism Review) 5. Opinion: […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Coursera partners with 10 US universities to bring MOOCs into their classrooms (The Next Web) 2. 6 technology challenges facing education (The Journal) 3. Stanford software engineering MOOC aims at future startup CEOs (Stanford News) 4. Learnist expanding to accomodate non-education users (GigaOm) 5. Edtech, privatization and plunder (Information Week) Get our newsletters delivered straight to your inbox. more »

by Julie Keck

1. New Study: Parents more likely to use libraries, want more e-books in libraries than other adults (Pew Internet) 2. Washington Post trials ThingLink Mobile at White House Correspondents’ Dinner (JournalismUK) 3. Viral Video: Dove’s “Real Beauty Sketches” web-only commercial sets off debate (AllThingsD) 4. Twitter ads now available for all U.S. users (CNET) 5. […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Are j-schools an escalator to nowhere? (JimRomenesko.com) 2. School device rollouts generate more questions (EdSurge) 3. The Brown Institute for Media Innovation is finding its niche (Nieman) 4. Columbia j-school professor wants to crowdsource longform journalism publishing (Poynter) 5. You’re distracted. This professor can help. (The Chronicle of Higher Education) 6. 10 tips for […] 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. Interest in Online Courses Could Be Peaking (US News) 2. Scholars debate the promises, pitfalls of online learning (Stanford News) 3. Getting the most out of an online education (Reuters) 4. Pearson doubles down online (Inside Higher Ed) 5. PresentationTube allows teachers and students to produce and […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Welcome to the 36th episode of “The Mediatwits,” the weekly audio podcast from MediaShift. The co-hosts are MediaShift’s Mark Glaser and Dorian Benkoil, who is filling in for Rafat Ali. It’s been a crazy week in media + tech, with Google privacy concerns, Amazon falling short in earnings, and much more. But the dominant news […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Stanford, Columbia share $30 million digital-media gift (Chronicle of Philanthropy) 2. Apple’s new iBooks won’t school college bookstores any time soon (Wired) 3. Knight Center course teaches journalists in digital world how to cover disasters, crises (Knight Center) 4. The forgotten role of […] more »