How One Coding School Hopes to Teach Thousands of Students, Without Professors

Edsurge

This unusual school started in Paris in 2013 -- it’s the passion project of French telecom billionaire Xavier Niel, who donated $100-million to the effort. Even MOOCs have a professor, even if it might be one for 100,000 people. You were sitting at the computer, and were you looking at MOOCs from other colleges, or were you tapping the person next to you to ask a question? Does your model at 42 work because there are so many MOOCs and other free courses online now?

MOOC 126

A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers: Learning Models & Technology

TeachThought - Learn better.

Gamification. How To Create Learning Through Play (Heick 2013). Learning Models, Theories, and Technology: A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers. by Terry Heick and TeachThought Staff.

Education Technology and Data Insecurity

Hack Education

Always eager to associate itself with the latest tech craze, education technology embraced Pokémon Go with great gusto: “ Why Pokemon Go shows the future of learning gamification.” ” The DQC reports that 49 states and the District of Columbia have introduced some 410 bills addressing student data privacy since 2013, with 73 of these bills actually becoming law. This is part eight of my annual review of the year in ed-tech.

Data 61