education

Short-From Video Personalizes Education Experiences

Short-From Video Personalizes Education Experiences

Vinay Bhargava, CEO and Co-Founder of Mytonomy, talks about efforts to utilize near-peer social networks in education. Mytonomy provides a platform for students to both share experiences and learn from their counterparts the finer points of transitioning from high school to college.  Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Dr. Conley Talks College Readiness

Dr. David T. Conley is the founder, chief executive officer, and chief strategy officer of EPIC. Dr. Conley also serves as President of EdImagine Strategy Group, Professor of Educational Policy and Leadership, and founder and director of the Center for Educational Policy Research (CEPR)at the University of Oregon. Dr. Conley serves on numerous technical and advisory panels,(…)

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How Can We Better Engage Students?

How Can We Better Engage Students?

ASCD authors Michael Opitz and Michael Ford joined the Core to talk about their latest book. Optiz and Ford talk about methods to re-establish joy in the classroom. We talk about the myths of joy in education and the role affective dimensions play in our overall experience and effectiveness in the classroom.   MICHAEL F.(…)

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Knewton Sets Pace in Adaptive Learning

Sara Ittelson, Knewton’s Director of Business Development sat down with the Core and AmericanEDtv to discuss SXSW Edu and share updates on Knewton’s global efforts in education. Knewton is the world’s leading adaptive learning technology provider with the mission of bringing personalized education to the world. At Knewton, Sara builds strategic partnerships with educational content creators(…)

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