Monthly Archives: May 2013

Smart in Singapore

Building the 21st century classroom with 3G smartphones in Sengkang New Town. GUEST COLUMN | by Tan Chun Ming Education has come a long way since the era of chalkboards and book-based learning.  While we as educators deeply value the … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Net Texts

Here’s a cool, new, free tool called Net Texts — The Net Texts system is an open educational resources (OER) content curator for teachers, that provides customized mobile learning for students. This system allows schools to supplement or even replace textbooks … Continue reading

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Platform Future

The future of mobile education belongs to platforms. GUEST COLUMN | by Andrew Cohen “What’s your go-to-market strategy?” “How are you going to cut through the noise?” “How are you different than ‘X’?” These are increasingly common questions that mobile … Continue reading

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Ticket to Your Dreams

Promising access to the very best instruction from the world’s experts could be interesting. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero In 2010, renowned sports photographer Chase Jarvis partnered with Craig Swanson to create an online space where professional photographers could teach … Continue reading

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Stating the Obvious

Closing the ever-gaping digital divide with a little bit of help. GUEST COLUMN | by Steve Lee Sometimes we need to state the obvious in order to effectively demonstrate how bad things are for some segments of society. So, it … Continue reading

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