Tag: English

02/07/2014

A chat with Larry Cuban @ Stanford

When Larry Cuban spoke at EDMEDIA in Hawaii, we were excited. “Oversold and Underused” was fresh in our minds, and many graduate students were interested in a sound critique of educational technologies. We had grown…

22/05/2014

Carlos Slim, Coursera and making content available

The Inter-American Dialogue magazine recently asked me (and others) this question: Earlier this year, the Carlos Slim Foundation and online education company Coursera announced they have entered a partnership aimed at increasing access to online…

13/12/2011

Prolificacy and Open Access

I was reading a publication posted in UNESCO's new Open Access portal (GOAP), specifically and article focused on the Spring Hybrid publishing model (the pay to publish model). It is an emerging model which is…