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Yes, Teachers College has it's very own journal. As a current student at TC , you are entitled to a free subscription to this journal and here's how to get it. Go to the Gottesman Library Website and click on Library Resources In the left column under "Journals" select the first option: "Teachers College Record" Follow the link which says "To create an acc...
8 years ago
Turns out Einstein was a pretty smart guy. As it turns out, the theory of relativity destroying and highly controversial discovery of particles moving faster than the speed of light was the result of a loose cable. This also is a nice moment for all researchers that even the guys at CERN can sometimes succumb to tech failures.
8 years ago
In this article from the Chronicle, author and Cultural Studies professor Timothy Messer-Kruse writes about his experience attempting to correct a factual error on Wikipedia and the difficulty that the democratic editing policies pose towards "truth".
8 years ago
This article is a report from the Inaugural Interaction Design awards. I thought that in light of Gary's presentation on the expansive and experimental goals of the lab that this article might be of particular interest. As we begin to brainstorm ideas for reaching people and moving outside of the predictable education system, I think it's going to be more and more important to be building what I think of as "bridge" tools, which live between formerly siloed worlds (Education ...
8 years ago
Just click through . . . there aren't ways to explain this other than awesome. With easy navigation and identifiable (from an American perspective for sure), landmasses and planets for comparison, this is a cool and simple exploration of size and scope within our universe.
While this is an oddly controversial holiday for a lot of people, love and relationships are an important thing in many people's lives. Here are some posts from our past which you might find particularly appropriate for this upcoming holiday. All of our past posts about love, relationships . . .and maybe even some librarian bo-hunks . . . CFP: The 8th International conference on Design...
Above find an interview with the author Rebecca MacKinnon on her new book about information/data privacy online and the complexities of this new issue. I for one, can't wait to read this book. More here.
8 years ago
Check out this library's creative approach to highlighting their collections and offerings:
Here's a Tumblr focused on library data which I thought some of you might find interesting.
8 years ago
I receive a digest from the Chronicle every once in a while and today had a link to this feature which is filled with opportunities to download and look at research (including white papers) and experiments into online learning environments. I thought this might be a good thing to be aware of for the mSchool!