Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers.
This week in the wrap … is Amazon stepping up their edtech game or stepping away from it? What is “compulsion thinking” and how can it be applied in education? A very though-provoking look at the absolute mess that the digitization of media has helped to bring about. Are Coding Boot Camps Ready to “Cross the Chasm”? Prognosticating is hard – looking back at a look ahead and the LMS. And more!
5 Ways I Got the Future of the LMS Wrong
Why academic assessment is poised for a scientific revolution
How to apply compulsion loop thinking to higher ed https://www.ecampusnews.com/cc-blog/innovation-in-it/apply-compulsion-loop-thinking-higher-ed/
Feds Come Around to OER — Slowly
A lot of good points here … Why ‘Media Literacy’ Doesn’t Stand a Chance
Amid speculation, Amazon continues to inch its way into e-learning
but … Amazon Will Shut Down TenMarks and Its Digital Math and Writing Tools
Are Coding Boot Camps Ready to “Cross the Chasm”?
Breaking Rules of Pricey Textbook Market Pays Off for FlatWorld
Comparing Apple, Google and Microsoft’s education plays
In a Howard County classroom, dinosaurs, chariots and tornadoes become lifelike
There's a nice boost for #edtech professional development in the new US Federal Budget!