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OPINION: Ending the stigma for college students with learning disabilities

Hechinger Report - July 15, 2019 4992

Students with disabilities, and especially those with invisible disabilities that affect how they learn, often struggle because of public misperceptions and stigmas. After all, children with learning and attention issues are as smart as their peers and capable of high academic achievement, but too often they are misunderstood as lazy or unintelligent. Without the right […]


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Blog: Crowdfunding and video games - A 2019 mid-year update

Gamasutra - July 15, 2019 4962

What is the state of Kickstarter for video games in the first half of 2019? ICO Partners' very own Thomas Bidaux has all the answers. ...

Attend XRDC and see how VR helps caregivers see the world through their patients' eyes!

Gamasutra - July 10, 2019 4690

At XRDC this October you'll have a rare chance to see how cutting-edge VR training apps help caregivers literally see the world the way their patients do, improving their empathy and understanding. ...

See all XRDC has to offer at a 20% discount with this special holiday promo!

Gamasutra - July 02, 2019 4250

Now through July 8th (next Monday) at 11:59pm PST, get 20 percent off the price of your XRDC pass with the special 4th of July promo code XR19JULY20! ...


OPINION: ‘What teachers and schools need is for the whole community to see education as its job’

Hechinger Report - July 01, 2019 4223

When you think about the obstacles that many students face, you might not put the weather at the top of the list. But during a typical Twin Cities cold snap in January, a family in St. Paul, Minnesota, had to deal with their children coming home to bone-chilling cold when the furnace broke down. It’s […]


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Why Consider Mobile Learning?

ELearningGraphics - July 11, 2019 4219

Why Consider Mobile Learning?—Infographic By 2015 80% of people will be accessing the internet from mobile devices. In 2012, 65% of workers declared their mobile devices to be their "most critical work device." People expect instant access to knowledge. 65% of information searches started on a smartphone, with 64% of these searches continued on a […]


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The Power of Learning Communities: Three Things I Learned from a Research-Practice Partnership

DML Central - July 01, 2019 4186

How do we best equip the rising generation to thrive in a rapidly changing, connected world? At Susan Crown Exchange (SCE) we are explicitly focused on this question. One thing we know for sure is that building partnerships with top practitioners, policymakers, researchers and youth creates the optimal environment for solving hard problems and creating... Read more »

The Academy Mobilizes – Unizin Tackles Learning Analytics

The Scholarly Kitchen - July 01, 2019 4180

Judy Luther takes an in-depth look at Unizin, a consortial effort by universities to build open source digital learning systems.


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