Blended 5.0

Goodbye to BYOD, Hello New Normal

There’s a lot of talk going on now about the “New Normal” and what will life be like after the quarantines end. Will there be an effective vaccine? And if so, when will it be widely available? What happens if we are unable to develop an effective vaccine? Or, even if we do, will K12 schooling be forever changed as we all reconsider what it means to be prepared for a… Read More »Goodbye to BYOD, Hello New Normal

Blended 5.0

Years ago at the start of the Maine Learning Technology Initiative, we made a conscious decision to push too hard on the “adoption” of digital textbooks. It was 2002, and digital content was not readily available. Further, the Internet was not what it is today. Streaming video was not available. Many people were still accessing the Internet via a telephone modem. Web 2.0 and the existence of web-based Learning Management… Read More »Blended 5.0