NERCOMP is accepting proposals for its 2015 conference from now until Oct 17.
The 2015 NERCOMP Annual Conference knows we're "In IT Together," so submit a proposal to showcase solutions and strategies.
At one of the afternoon breakout sessions during the Learning With MOOCs conference today, Jeff Merriman, Brandon Muramatsu and Cole Shaw spoke on ‘Tools to Enable the Design and Reuse of MOOC Materials’.
Cathy Casserly, who works with open learning opportunities and knowledge sharing at the Hewlett Foundation, delivered the afternoon keynote at the LWMOOC conference at MIT today.
In recognition of his exemplary service as chair of the Board of Director of the New Media Consortium, Vijay Kumar was recently honored with the following proclamation resolved of the NMC Board:
The MIT Office of Digital Learning, through the Office of Educational Innovation and Technology, has taken a lead role developing
In last Saturday's New York Times Op-Ed, Professor Michel DeGraff and Molly Ruggles outlined a plan to leverage the power of Haitian Creole ("Kreyòl") as a tool for educational and
In a recent article from Future Tense, Richard Larson's BLOSSOMS puts teachers at the center of
Check out MIT+K12 Videos new website! Their mission is to use MIT's unique resources to inspire the inner scientist in all learners. We believe everyone can have wonder for our world - so
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In an xTalk earlier this week, Carl Wieman presented his work on education reform: how cognitive psychology research has illuminated what it means to “
At last week’s xTalk/HHMI presentation, Jeremy Orloff and Jonathan Bloom shared their experience teaching a Probability & Statistics class for
Earlier this month, Prof Tom Kochan delivered a provocative and absorbing xTalk on the changing expectations of the American Dream and how it affects work, education, and social mobility.
At Thursday's joint xTalk/HHMI Education Group, Dr Sanjoy Mahajan led a lively exploration of different approaches to teaching and the impact of those approaches on long term learning and retention.
He contrasted the topical approach
We're excited to share our spring schedule of xTalks. We have an exciting roster of events. Some sessions explore education’s impact in broader social contexts; some focus on pedagogy.
All events are free, and refreshments will
Last Thursday Jan 30, HarvardX Research Fellow Justin Reich presented on "Motivation and MOOCs: How Student Expectations Shape Learning in Open Online Settings.” Reich’s research seeks to understand how students use MOOCs as well
Early Bird Registration is now open for NERCOMP 2014, March 24-26.
By far New England's most popular and education and technology conference, NERCOMP brings together a
Learn how to create graphics and interactive media using software tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and Unity3D. This
Last month, Una-May O'Reilly presented her research at an xTalk: Taming MOOC Big Data.
Jennifer DeBoer, of TLL, summarized O'Reilly's message:
"Principal Research Scientist in CSAIL and leader of the
Haiti is a country in transition. It promises great potential, but also faces formidable challenges related to educational quality and access.
Over the past three years and with the support of NSF, Prof. Michel DeGraff (Linguistics &