Breaking News from 2007: school district has 10 kids learning online. Canal Winchester, a small suburb of Columbus, Ohio, dips its toes in the water with some online resources for course completion, credit recovery, remediation. Come on folks, jump in already. Water’s warm.
MOOC: the MOOCs are going global. If we aren’t careful the status quo education system in the US may watch other nations zoom past us in this area. Soon, MOOC may stand for Mostly On Other Continents.
Blended Learning: Sometimes you just let the tweet do the talking #BlendedLearning Guide Bigger Better Version 2 is ready for download! from @tvanderark and @CarriSchneider http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/on_innovation/2013/09/blended_learning_guide_bigger_better_version_2.html?cmp=SOC-SHR-TW … I’ve worked with Carri and with Lisa Duty before she joined The Learning Accelerator, and met Tom Vander Ark a couple times. Top-notch people working in cutting-edge efforts to improve learning for our students. Here is link to Digital Learning Now’s Smart Series.