Education and Training

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Trends in Education - Microlearning,
Student Safety & Privacy

Academic Integrity
Personalized Learning (AKA Individualized Learning or Adaptive Learning; Competency-Based Learning)
Online Learning
Education Legislation
Education Tools
Open Education Resources (Free Reusable Learning Objects, MOOCs)

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The Future of Learning Environments in Higher Education http://er.educause.edu/blogs/2016/4/the-future-of-learning-environments-in-higher-education

Glossary of Education Reform http://edglossary.org/ They say they are a "comprehensive online resource that describes widely used school-improvement terms, concepts, and strategies for journalists, parents, and community members. "

Three Social Trends That Will Influence Education in 2014 http://onlinelearninginsights.wordpress.com/2013/12/13/three-social-trends-that-will-influence-education-in-2014/

eLearning: Quick Tips for Engaging the Learner http://iconlogic.blogs.com/weblog/2016/05/elearning-quick-tips-for-engaging-the-learner.html

New Workers, New Skills https://er.educause.edu/articles/2016/5/new-workers-new-skills

Future Work Skills 2020 (PDF) http://www.iftf.org/uploads/media/SR-1382A_UPRI_future_work_skills_sm.pdf From the Institute for the Future for the University of Phoenix Research Institute

Software, Classroom Management Top Interests Among Teachers for Online Professional Learning https://thejournal.com/articles/2016/06/29/software-and-digital-resources-classroom-management-top-interests-among-educators.aspx

Trends in Education

"At its best, microlearning leverages learning science to space out content and build long term memory. It helps learners build on knowledge they already have and provides immediate access to short, targeted lessons and support materials. At its worst, it becomes another distraction to ignore." From http://www.theknowledgeguru.com/microlearning-madness-25-great-resources/

Student Safety & Privacy

(USC, COE!) Universities seek new measures to protect student privacy http://www.ecampusnews.com/top-news/universities-student-privacy-444/

Resources to Explore Further

(middle school)
Academic and Emotional Functioning in Middle School: The Role of Implicit Theories (pdf) http://spl.stanford.edu/pdfs/2014/Romero.pdf

Education - YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/education
Teachers - YouTube Channel youtube.com/teachers
7 ways to assess without testing http://www.steve-wheeler.co.uk/2016/05/7-ways-to-assess-without-testing.html
eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms http://www.kdplatform.com/elearning-glossary-definitions-commonly-used-terms/
Credentials Reform: How Technology and the Changing Needs of the Workforce Will Create the Higher Education System of the Future http://er.educause.edu/articles/2016/5/credentials-reform-how-technology-and-the-changing-needs-of-the-workforce-will-create-the-higher-ed

Online Learning Journal (OLJ) Devotes Issue to Learning Analytics http://onlinelearningconsortium.org/online-learning-journal-olj-devotes-issues-learning-analytics/
5 Signs That You’re Vulnerable to a Digital Accessibility Lawsuit http://www.3playmedia.com/2016/04/29/5-signs-that-youre-vulnerable-to-a-digital-accessibility-lawsuit/
syllabus and then Course Guide