How Are Students’ Roles Changing in the New Economy of Information?

I cannot post the entire article here, but here is the link to the 2nd article in my "Economy of Information" series.  At the core of finding and evaluating information from a wide variety of sources is the need to question and evaluate its validity to determine its true usefulness and worth. The student who … Continue reading How Are Students’ Roles Changing in the New Economy of Information?

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Teaching in the New (Abundant) Economy of Information

Excerpt: In the past, teachers gave life to learning for generations of students — no different than today. But they were operating in an environment of scarcity that would make today’s teachers cringe (and they do, every time the Internet is down for more than just a short while). As the information available and our ability to … Continue reading Teaching in the New (Abundant) Economy of Information