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April 4, 2009

Wired Campus (repost): New Technologies for Essential Learning

repost of Wired Campus guest blog, March 16, 2009: Randy Bass and Bret Eynon If anything can be said with certainty about the future of education in a roller-coaster world, it is that we must educate students to deal with uncertainty. But what does that mean in practice? It means that we must design learning […]

April 4, 2009

Wired Campus (repost): Still Moving From Teaching to Learning

repost of Wired Campus guest blog, March 12, 2009: Randy Bass and Bret Eynon It has been almost 15 years since Robert Barr and John Tagg published a well-circulated article in Change magazine claiming that we were in the midst of a paradigm shift from “teaching to learning,” set to transform the ways we designed, […]

March 30, 2008

where gen ed matters

I was very fortunate to spend some time this week at Hostos Community College in the Bronx, talking with faculty there about learning, general education, and syllabus design, hosted by Provost Daisy Cocco De Filippis. Hostos Community College is just celebrating its 40th anniversary, but its revision of general education is quite new. General education […]

January 27, 2008

New Website and Blog

After 35 years with my old homepage and website, I am finally updating my web presence with this new website. This includes a weblog that I will use to post occasional thoughts and track my projects and travels. I will also use the site to post resources that I refer to frequently when speaking and […]