21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources


Georgia Tech MOOC-Based Degree Program Turns Away Nearly 2,000 Applicants

A totally MOOC-based master's degree in computer science announced last spring has opened for business with about 375 students.

Will Net Neutrality Ruling Doom Education to Second-Class Status?

The ruling this week by a federal court on the Open Internet (Net Neutrality) Order may turn out to be, as one commenter called it, "a terrible idea," or, as another observer put it, a source of "a lot of overheated rhetoric." Education, for its part, could well see major changes to how it's able to deliver learning content to students online.

Ed4Online Offers Free Online Tutoring for Medical Courses

Students get up to two hours of free tutoring through new program.

11 Schools To Pilot Mobile LMS

Eleven colleges and universities will launch pilot programs of a new learning management system (LMS) designed primarily for mobile devices.

Report: Online Enrollment Growth Slows

More than 7.1 million students took at least one online course at a higher education institution in fall of 2012, according to a new report, Grade Change: Tracking Online Education in the United States, 2013.

Udemy Intros Android Mobile App

New Android app enables students to access course materials and information, view on-demand video and more.

Red Hat Updates Red Hat Academy

Red Hat has updated Red Hat Academy, its open source education program for high school and postsecondary students.

How to Make the Most of the Flipped Classroom

Five professors share what they do to make class time more interactive once lectures are out of the way.

George Siemens: A New Lab for Research on Technology and Digital Networks

This spring, George Siemens will make the move stateside to the University of Texas-Arlington, where he will base his research on how technology and digital networks influence the knowledge development process within society, and related implications for the future of higher education institutions.

PhatWare Updates PhatPad Note-Taking and Presentation iPad App

PhatWare has released version 3.0 of PhatPad for iPad, a note-taking and collaboration app featuring upgraded handwriting recognition technology.