Et tu Media Lab?

Could it happen? “Could the Media Lab really be in trouble?”: Lots of interesting information here, especially for a certain Instructional Technology department who just finished getting administrative permissions to run a Board of Regents approved learning technologies research lab……

Syndicated Publishing

For some reason it seemed like a good idea to syndicate the publications section of my vita using RSS. It only updates every two weeks or so, but still I like the idea of being able to subscribe to a…

NSDL Funding Deadline

Only a few weeks left to get applications put together for the NSF’s National STEM [Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics] Digital Library or “NSDL Program”: This is a great program which funds a variety of learning objects-related programs, like our…

A SourceForge for Open Educational Content Development

So today I can finally be more specific. “The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation”: and the “Center for the Public Domain”: have given me the green light to hold an initial meeting to discuss the establishment of some infrastructure that…

Learning objects: difficulties and opportunities

“Learning objects: difficulties and opportunities”: is an eight page piece cataloging what I believe to be some of the largest obstacles to the successful use of learning object and some of the biggest opportunities for educational innovation using learning objects.