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4 months ago
Check out the this story from insideBIGDATA about the launch of the Harvard Data Science Review (HDSR). It is a new, peer-reviewed, open access journal.The Editor-in-Chief is Professor Xiao-Li Meng but they have
I was recently invited by Marc Lesser, the Chief Learning Officer at Mouse.org, to chat about some New Learning Times stories on his podcast No Such Thing: K12 Education in the Digital Age. We talked about: VR research, AI chatbots, coding games, fake news, and whimsy!Thanks to the publishing team for writing these excellent stories—it was a delight to share them with Marc's listeners!
There is a lot to consider in this terrific piece on the future of the book. There are many lessons for how we might think about the introduction of new technologies and how they are adopted into well developed sectors and patterns of habits that have been generations in the making. There are also lessons on where to...
Thank you all for participating in our prototyping event yesterday! We hope you had fun and learned a few interesting things about TCR :) Here are some of our favorite photos!
Welcome to the beginning of the end (of the week)!As part of an effort to highlight our culture, individual achievements, and charmingly quirky brand of humor, I will be posting "EdLabber Spotlights" over the coming weeks. Each will be centered on a different EdLab work group. To start us off: Hi, Publishing Team :) What edtech trend most thrills/terrifies you? 
The #TimesUp and #MeToo movements have served as unprecedented catalysts of bravery and self-discovery for those who have felt silenced and abandoned. While Hollywood is perhaps the most flagrant example of intolerable behavior, the severity and magnitude of accusations have begged introspection across all industries. Equality in the workplace has long been the rallying cry of women in every profession. Lately, much attention has been given to women's safety in the face of sexual harassment, but there are...
2 years ago
Author Anne Enright delivered the annual Irish Laureate for Fiction lecture in Dublin on 14 September. Here's a snippet:
Today’s huge front page NY Times article from the “Education Disrupted” series may be of interest to those eagerly anticipating the Sept 18th EdLab seminar from the team developing a special issue of TCR on teachers' use of social media as professional development. "Teachers Promote Their Brands, Drawing Fans and Controversy" (online title Silicon Valley Courts Brand-Name Teachers, Raising Ethics Issues) spotlights Kayla Delzer, a third grade educator in North Dakota. ...
Following-up the article by Zhou, video title plays an important role when people are searching. So making Vialogues more searchable is one of our goals this version. Besides our new on-site search (If you haven't tried, please do) mechanism, we made some efforts for robots to crawl Vialogues better.
For the past few years various agencies have been reporting on the rise in print book sales and the drop in e-book sales. According to a recent Nielsen survey the increase in print book sales was due to "children's fiction and... younger generations preferring physical books to e-readers." Will this trend persist? Will...