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Trend Tracking Infrastructure

I might have made changes.  View the Live Version I think the diagram adequately illustrates my online learning infrastructure. In this case I am talking specifically about leveraging the infrastructure to track trends but overall it supports my learning life. … Continue reading

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Trend Tracking Sources: Feeling the Pulse

Tracking trends is/can be a time consuming task.  Management of that task is paramount to teasing out what are trends and what are fads…even though they might be the same thing in some cases.  I also think that balance is … Continue reading

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Education Response to Significant Change

Much of what I have been reading of late about educational trends [technology, pedagaogy, assessment, mobility, etc.] points to significant need for change in the K12 education community [as well as higher ed].  I was especially intrigued by a recent … Continue reading

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Re-Centering Education

It seems to me that most of the trends in education are pointing at a serious reorganization……centered very much on the learner.  If you look at the article “10 Global Trends in ICT and Education” [thanks for that posting Chris] … Continue reading

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Emerging Trends – for me anyway

For me the following trends are emerging from the postings made by others in the Future Trends and Directions class and my own items posted [and not] to the UMtrends11 Diigo group: Online/Blended Learning Personalized/Adaptive Learning Mobile Learning/Mobility Apps Ecosystems … Continue reading

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Looking to the Future

So I have started my next class in CIS:ETL. This one has been a little difficult for me to get up and running. Why? Very busy at work, renovating an entire house, helping my oldest son finish a basement, new … Continue reading

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