Reclaiming Educational Technology Part 2: Fostering a culture of innovation

This one’s a gem. Well, they all are, but this interview is especially relevant for me because at the time of the interview UMW’s DTLT had just moved into their shiny new digs - and the Taylor Institute at UCalgary was still under construction. There were a LOT of parallels between DTLT and what was becoming the TI at UCalgary. The tension between “Innovation” and “Enterprise” colours all of our work, and it was great to hear from these amazing people about their work and experiences in the field. Reclaiming Edtech Part 2: Fostering a culture of innovation, featuring commentary from: Martha Burtis - UMW (now Open CoLab at Plymouth State University) Tim Owens - UMW (now Reclaim Hosting) Jim Groom - UMW (now Reclaim Hosting) ...

September 28, 2019 · 1 min

Reclaiming Educational Technology Part 1: The Business and Politics of Edtech

It’s time to re-reboot the podcast, starting by resurrecting the audio from the Reclaiming Educational Technology interviews that were recorded during a hackathon event hosted at the University of Mary Washington after Open Education 2014. I keep coming back to these episodes, even 5 years later, as they are full of amazing insights by incredibly passionate and interesting people. I’ll be posting the audio from all 4 episodes shortly… This episode features: Audrey Watters - HackEducation.com Kin Lane - APIEvangelist.com Martha Burtis - University of Mary Washington (but now at the Open CoLab at Plymouth State University) ...

September 27, 2019 · 1 min