The key question we face is whether online learning should aim to replace teachers and instructors through automation, or whether technology should be used to empower not only teachers but also learners. Of course, the answer will always be a mix of both, but getting the balance right is critical.
I curate digital information. To do so I build and employ filters that help me sift through to find the gold.
One very simple filter is “When Tony Bates Talks — Listen.
Love him or hate him. Agree or Disagree. He will get you thinking as he supplies historical context along with his thought provoking ideas.