Tuesday, May 30, 2017

RPP #153: eLearning after 20 Years - Interview with Ken Hartman

  • Interview with Dr. Ken Hartman, CEO of Degree Quest and the past president of Drexel University Online. Ken has a long distinguished history in education and especially online learning. This talk highlights changes to teaching and learning 20 years after Ken published his book, The Internet Guide for College Bound Students in 1996. We discuss:
    • Rise in college tuition
      Dr. Ken Hartman
    • Use of student "Big Data"
    • Observations from the ASU GSV Summit
    • Future of the LMS
    • Flat online course enrollment
    • Disruptive innovation in education
    • Quality outcomes from online education
    • Role of AI and VR in e-learning 
    • Faculty development
    • Importance of Data Analytics
Duration: 32:49

Thursday, April 27, 2017

RPP #152: The Future of Education: A Scenario

Duration: 09:48 audio & 10:42 video

Friday, March 17, 2017

RPP #151: Algebra By Hand - Interview with Michael Eiseman

Duration: 27:18

Thursday, January 26, 2017

RPP #150: Memorang - Interview with Yermie Cohen

  • Interview with Yermie Cohen, MD, Co-Founder & CEO of Memorang, Inc. Memorang is a free web and mobile study tool that helps students memorize any type of information through spaced repetition, multiple quizzing modes and games. Students can prepare for exams with thousands of free pre-made flashcards and quizzes. Memorang partners with leading publishers, institutions, professional organizations, and authors to develop trusted content. We discuss:
    • History of this profitable startup company
    • Flashcards for the USMLE, MCAT, Netter's Anatomy, NCLEX
      Yermie Cohen, MD
      Co-Founder & CEO Memorang
    • Custom study playlists
    • Flashcards / multiple choice question / games
    • Knowledge architecture for self-testing
  • Links
  • Podsafe music selection
    • "Ain't No Reason" by Brett Dennen - featured on several TV shows including "House", "Scrubs" and "Grey's Anatomy"
    Duration: 31:41