Next Gen Toys – AI and Siri On Steroids

Next Generation Toys Jean M. Twenge recently published a thought-provoking article titled “Have Smartphones Destroyed¬†a Generation“. I will be the first to admit I haven’t read the¬†“parenting book” from cover to cover and I have made my share of parenting mistakes. I am not sure any parent or technology company for that matter could anticipate […]

Evidence of Technology Affecting Core Teaching

The Difficulties of Sustaining Change In a recent blog posting Dr. Larry Cuban describes the impact of technology on instructional practices and student learning. Dr. Larry Cuban highlights a couple trends that he has observed throughout his years of research: TTWWADI (That’s The Way We Always Do It) and epistomological biases and belief systems (building […]

GameCraft and Post Secondary Student Engagement – eCampus News

Technology for a University of Michigan learning approach that employs video game-style strategy made its way to the market over the summer, and it has important implications for classroom technology use.The gameful instruction tool known as GradeCraft is now available to K-12 schools and universities, and a key university that promotes the use of technology […]