Sunday, August 12, 2018

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 8/11/18

Last update: Sunday 8/12/18 @ 12:30 pm
This week's cover = IBM not curing cancer with Watson AI ... Other top stories = Georgia Tech offers $10k online masters in cybersecurity ... NASA launches Parker Solar Probe to explore the sun ... Apple worth $1 trillion!!!

The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how leaders in Black higher education at HBCUs and other colleges and universities are promoting the skills that yield more diverse employment and entrepreneurial opportunities in tech (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in #EdTech and the broader context of information technology ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 8/11/18


A. IBHE | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

#EdTech Calendar ... TECH Dozens: 20172016


Sunday, July 22, 2018

Another "must-take" online course

Last update: Sunday 7/22/18
DLL Editor's note -- Regular readers of this blog know that from time to time I celebrate the excellence of some of the online courses that I myself have taken. The bizarre graphic on the left side of this intro appears in the opening frames of the 50 plus lecture videos in Professor Robert Ghrist's "Calculus: Single Variable" course (University of Pennsylvania via Coursera).

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Confessions of an online course completer

Last update: Saturday 7/21/18

DLL Editor's note -- I am an online course (a/k/a MOOC) completer, one of the nerdy five percent. Better still, I am also a compulsive completer of multi-course certificate programs, one of the super nerdy one percent; but I wasn't always this way.