We have added a new button to Canvas. Although not particularly exciting in itself, it’s what this button can do that makes it newsworthy.
A new EU directive for copyright was announced this week. At the time of writing this, Britain is still in the European Union (although we may crash out on Monday). Implications for educators.
My thoughts on the 2019 JISC Digifest conference. Shaping education for a hyper-connected world. 85% of jobs that will exist in 10 years time…Have yet to be invented.
What is great about BoostHQ is that everything team members share is automatically indexed in topic specific channels and they can access it exactly when they want it.
Employee training has made some impressive leaps over the last couple of decades. With the internet came the possibilities of eLearning. From there, technology and training managers worked together.
“We look at the present through a rear-view mirror. We march backwards into the future.” (Marshall McLuhan). What will the landscape of higher education and technology look like as we move into an uncertain future? The rapid acceleration of technology and its impact within education are in a constant flux. Initially, digitization of assets has […]
The debate of online-vs-traditional learning is extremely relevant today. At a time when online learning is growing in maturity, this path superficially seems to offer a valid and flexible educational option for today’s learners. However, the question remains, which is more likely to result in learner attainment? Critics of online learning propagate the notion that […]
Educational systems of the future will not be able to cope with the increased demand from learners, without the assistance of technology. As desire increases in developing countries for access to Higher Education, physical infrastructure and traditional learning resources will struggle to meet the demand. Mobile technology has a key part to play in bridging […]
According to research by Unesco, educators are getting close to capitalising on the full potential of mobile technology.
Proliferation of mobile technology Mobile technology refers to devices that are both transportable and offer instantaneous access to information (Coates et al., 2009). The manifestation of mobile technology is frequently embodied by smartphones and tablet devices. In 2016, 2.2 billion Smartphones were sold worldwide (Gartner, 2017). Smartphones are an integral part of many people’s […]