Tag: georgia tech

by Julie Keck

1. Alaska’s Disconnected Schools (Naomi Nix / The Atlantic) 2. New ‘AI-Enhanced’ Big Data Discovery Engine Aids Researchers (D. Frank Smith / EdTech) 3. Georgia Tech Graduates First Class From MOOC Experiment (Tara García Mathewson / Education Dive) 4. How to Engage Your Students With No-Cost Technology (Heather Calabro / Edutopia) 5. What to Expect […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How the New School aims to bring journalism and design together (Justin Ellis / Nieman Lab) 2. Penn State starts network for entrepreneurs with focus on online learning (Mary Ellen McIntire / Chronicle of Higher Education) 3. 3 major tech firms join Georgia Tech’s new IoT research center (D. Frank Smith / EdTech) 4. […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Our online learning community’s online learning failures (Joshua M. Kim / Inside Higher Ed) 2. Michigan State wants a big data professor on campus (D. Frank Smith / EdTech) 3. Social media gains momentum in online education (Jordan Friedman / US News & World Report) 4. What Georgia Tech’s online degree in computer science […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. School districts in Chicago turn to iPads to trim textbook costs (Chicago Tribune) 2. Georgia Tech leaders mull textbook rentals and e-books over buying hard copies (Florida Times-Union) 3. Pulitzer-winning photojournalist to students: Instagram is a game changer (UC Berkeley News Center) 4. […] more »

by Terri Thornton

My favorite technology — augmented reality, or AR — lets anybody feel like Harry Potter, except that you make magic with a computer or mobile device instead of a wand. I call it “real life, only better” because it takes a live scene and puts useful or entertaining images, video, graphics — whatever — on […] more »