Lately, I've been on a gradual mind-bend into the future of connectedness, so bare with me as I open the release valve slightly. Nerd or not, you've likely encountered the term API, and if not, you might as well get to know it because I guarantee you unknowingly make use of them on a daily (hourly?) basis.Read More
Educational thoughts, claims and predictions with a skeptical twist from the Bearded Skeptic.
It's not often I'm inspired by the changing face of higher education. Why? Because I hardly ever see anything change. Ok, that's not true, I suppose the constant addition of administrative overhead and needless red tape would constitute change, but I'm talking about change I'm in favor of. I'm talking about Agile!Read More
It's no longer the case that personal context and helpless happenstance defines your educational freedom (you were born on a farm so you better learn to grow corn). Big data has opened doors (arguably every door) for students to explore any personal interest or passion under the sun... perhaps even beyond, and the revolution doesn't end with students.Read More