InstaGrok-ing: Mining the Web for Meaning

What if you could conduct an online search and instead of a list of results returned based on Google’s ranking metrics, your browser displayed a semantic map of the concept you searched for and … View More

Ten Tech Commandments for Connected Learners

The original Ten Commandments that most people are at least passingly familiar with represent rules for how Jews and Christians should conduct their lives. The Fractus Learning site has put a 21st century … View More

Explaining and Applying Hybrid Pedagogy

We cannot separate ourselves from technology that mediates our daily lives; that manages our social lives; that dominates politics; that entertains us; and that helps to educate us. The three part series … View More

MOOCs: More Hype than Hope!

There is so much to like about the concept of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) that it is easy to understand why they are taking the higher ed world by storm (Dunn, 14 July, 2012). They are free, so … View More