June 13, 2014 4:45 p.m.
Hack Education Weekly News: Teacher Tenure and the Turing Test
Education Law and Politics
What You Should Know This Week: a California judge handed down a ruling in Vergara v California, delivering a blow to teachers’ unions in the state by overturning 5 laws that deal with tenure and seniority. I think every edu pundit and politician has weighed in by now. A few: John Merrow, Stephanie Simon, Dana Goldstein, Kevin Carey, Benjamin Riley, Randi Weingarten, Jeb Bush.
Eileen DiNino of Reading, Pennsylvania died in jail where she was being held ... 
June 14, 2014 7:10 a.m.
Jason R. Levine interviews online teaching expert, Jack Askew
(Official WizIQ Teach Blog)
Jack Askew is one of 19 esteemed presenters featured in Teachers Teaching Online (TTO), an upcoming MOOC for online teacher professional development beginning June...
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June 14, 2014 4:40 p.m.
Jun 14: MONGODB FOR NODE.JS DEVELOPERS: More Querying in MongoDB
June 14, 2014 2:10 a.m.
Jun 14: PROGRAMMING MOBILE APPLICATIONS FOR ANDROID: The Android Development Environment
(Notes on MOOC Lectures) ...Android development environment - you need JDK6 - JDK7 will work but is not fully supported by Android- download and install the Android Tools ADT Bundle - latest Android platform - Eclipse + ADT Plugin - latest system image for emulator - run and debug applications - additional development tools - link: http://developer.android.com/sdk/index.html; Android SDK with Eclipse an... 
June 13, 2014 1:25 p.m.
It’s Official: Unizin Is Real
A giant deity from the confines of space and time, Unizin has orbited the Earth like a comet, appearing once every twelve years of Christmas Eve. One man by the name of Dr. Kori wanted to study Unizin after … Continue reading →
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June 13, 2014 1:25 p.m.
No, I don’t believe that Harvard or MIT are hiding edX data
Since my Sunday post What Harvard and MIT could learn from the University of Phoenix about analytics, there have been a few comments with a common theme about Harvard and MIT perhaps withholding any learner-centered analytics data. As a recap, … Continue reading →
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June 14, 2014 8:55 a.m.
Learning Layers goes to Bau-ABC Rostrup – Part 2: What have we experienced together so far?
(Pontydysgu - Bridge to Learning) In my previous post I announced the fact that the Learning Layers (LL) project is organising its next consortium meeting in Bau-ABC Rostrup. Then I started a discussion, what we are looking for with this choice of conference venue. One of the points that I raised was to get a deeper understanding on what we […]