A Tsunami?

Today’s guest post comes from Pamela Pollock, the Bok Center’s Instructional Specialist for International Teaching Fellows. What is the future for universities, given the shift to thinking more seriously about the potential for online learning? The creation of EdX and all this talk about flipped classrooms are just the beginning. Everyone is talking and speculating……

Social Learning Online: What Do We Know So Far?

On May 23 the Bok Center hosted a discussions with Phil Soffer, VP of Operations for Piazza, and science faculty and preceptors.  We asked Phil to write a guest blog post about the conversation; here are his thoughts on best practices for use of interactive social media in college courses.  Phil’s post gives some pedagogically…