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Journalism & Digital Education Roundup, March 24, 2016

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1. Response: Ed Tech ‘Has Over-Promised & Under-Delivered’ (Larry Ferlazzo / Education Week)

2. Newseum Launches Online Resources on 9/11 To Teach the Balance Between the First Amendment and Public Safety (Newseum)

3. Creating Connections for Online Learners (Eric Stoller / Inside Higher Ed)

4. University of Missouri Journalism Students in Belgium Safe In Wake Of Brussels Attacks (Rudi Keller / Columbia Daily Tribune)

5. Academic Publishers Experiment With ‘Altmetrics’ to Track Reach and Impact (Corinne Ruff / Chronicle of Higher Education)

Courtney Lowery Cowgill :Courtney Lowery Cowgill is a writer, editor, teacher and farmer. As an editor, she's the former managing editor of MediaShift. As a teacher, she's an visiting professor at the University of Montana School of Journalism, specializing in feature writing, legislative coverage, rural journalism and online journalism. Formerly, she was the editor in chief of the online magazine NewWest.Net, which she co-founded and before that, worked as a newswoman for the Associated Press. When she’s not writing or editing, she’s helping her husband wrangle 150 heritage turkeys, 30 acres of food, overgrown weeds or their young children.