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Hack Education

The History of the Future of Education Technology

(National) Education Politics Via Pacific Standard: “Government Watchdog Will Investigate Trump Administration on Civil Rights.” Via Bloomberg: “Campus Rape Loses Special Status in Trump’s Education Department.” Via The Washington Post: “Education Dept. closes transgender student cases as it pushes to scale back civil rights investigations.” Via The New York Times:...

These were my remarks as a guest speaker in Donna Murdoch's class “Online Teaching and Learning – Applying Adult Learning Principles” this evening. I was asked to speak about learning analytics, but like I said in my keynote last week at NMC, ed-tech is boring. So this is a talk...

(National) Education Politics “To Understand Betsy DeVos’s Educational Views, View Her Education,” says The New York Times. Via The Chronicle of Higher Education: “A Task Force With Falwell Is Happening, White House Says.” “More than 150 House and Senate Democrats sent Education Secretary Betsy DeVos a letter Monday that objected...

Education Politics US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos appeared in front of a Senate subcommittee this week to talk about Trump’s budget proposal. “Asked About Discrimination, Betsy DeVos Said This 14 Times,” NPR reports: “Schools that receive federal funds must follow federal law.” That is, she completely hedged on whether...