Thursday, May 23, 2019

Key mobile strategy issues

Fuhrman, T. (2011) Mobile strategy or moving target?, Campus Technology, November 1 This paper looks at five issues that need to be considered when developing...

Best scams in online learning

Lewin, T. (2011) As Online Courses Grow, So Does Financial Aid Fraud New York Times, October 13 I know I shouldn't do this, but you have...

Facebook and institutional privacy policy

Bishop, J. (2011)  Facebook Privacy Policy: Will Changes End Facebook for Colleges? The Higher Ed CIO, October 4 This article discusses the risks to institutions...

The digital future of higher education, on video

Videos have now been posted of presentations at two conferences in British Columbia, both looking at the future of digital learning. The digital future of...

Cloud-based educational technology and privacy: a Canadian perspective

  Klassen, V. (2011) Privacy and Cloud-­Based  Educational Technology in British Columbia Vancouver BC: BCCampus This discussion paper is probably the most important paper I have read this year...

Five security threats for e-learning in 2011

For those who always look under the bed for a bogeyman, this should help keep you awake at night: Schuman, G. (2011) Higher Education's Top...

Why governance of IT is so important for academics

Kolowich, S. (2011) Security hacks Inside Higher Education, January 27 This should be required reading for every research academic who collects data, for every CIO,...

Candid cameras and free speech in the lecture theatre

Stripling, J. (2010) Video killed the faculty star Inside Higher Education, November 18 This is an article about three different lecturers in three different universities...

A bill of rights for cloud computing?

McCrea, B. (2010) How Solid is Your Clouded Data? Campus Technology, September 9 If you have the patience to get beyond the really irritating pop-up...

The governance of educational technology

Stacey, P. (2010) Archtecting EdTech Musings on the edtech frontier, June 7 Paul Stacey gave a fascinating presentation at the ETUG conference in Victoria last...

About Tony Bates

Dr. Tony Bates is the author of eleven books in the field of online learning and distance education. He has provided consulting services specializing in training in the planning and management of online learning and distance education, working with over 40 organizations in 25 countries. Tony is a Research Associate with Contact North | Contact Nord, Ontario’s Distance Education & Training Network.