This crisis is survivable, but there will be pain, and there could easily be preventable institutional mortalities.
The "Big Picture" category covers larger trends and topics that influence both the problems that technology can help address in education as well as the barriers to implementing high-quality technology-supported education. This includes research-based topics such as learning science and program effectiveness studies, philosophical discussions such as outcomes definitions, and macro-forces such as government policy, markets, and business models.
Actually, make those plural: billions, holes
The higher ed press has treated technology-enabled education as a side show. But it’s not a side show anymore. It’s the show.
I wouldn’t trust him to name my baby, but I might trust him to make something technologically crazy to work in an unreasonable time frame.
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All the stresses that face traditionally “at-risk” students are now stresses that most or all students are dealing with. Universities need to study what has worked and scale it up.
Let the #resiliencenetwork revolution begin!