Educating Educators: Q&A With Connected Learning Advocate Kira Baker-Doyle

Mimi Ko Cruz
November 26, 2014

Kira J. Baker-Doyle, assistant professor of education at Arcadia University, and her colleagues designed Arcadia’s Connected Learning Certificate program so educators of all levels, from Kindergarten...


Circuit Stickers, Notebook Hacking and Learning as Debugging

Howard Rheingold
November 23, 2014

I’ve been writing for 45 years, and have always owned more physical notebooks than I need at any one time, and I’m an enthusiastic novice at electronics, so several of my antennae tingled vigorously...


Best Practices for Effective Blended Learning

November 25, 2014

"Blended learning, when implemented effectively, can transform teaching and result in more engaged learning."

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IndieCade, Part 3: Learning from Virtual Reality

Liz Losh
November 19, 2014

Oculus Rift made headlines this year with a development kit for its affordable virtual reality head-mounted display, which comes equipped with sophisticated software that prevents the “simulator...


Writing in Libraries: Processes and Pathways to Inquiry and Learning

Buffy J. Hamilton
November 16, 2014

Earlier this year, I wrote about the possibilities for libraries that embrace writing as the literacy of the masses and how libraries might function as more powerful sponsors of literacy if they were...


IndieCade, Part 2: Anxieties About GamerGate

Liz Losh
November 12, 2014

The so-called “GamerGate” controversy has become the big story this fall about the independent games movement, which has finally reached the pages of the New York Times. For those new to the...