Part one reviews tools for collaboration and best practices for using the Web in teaching, learning, and research. The web is about 25 years old. Part two investigates implications of various online trends and how educators and students might collaboratively use and experience the Internet for the next 25 years.
The Internet, Part I
Collaborating on the Web: Transforming Teaching and Research in Higher Education
Personal Learning Network (PLN)
- Building a PLN (PDF) via LPS
- Building a PLN (slides) via @Langwitches
- Getting Connected via Mark Rounds APU EdTech
- Personal Learning Networks (video) via @willrich45
- A PLN Quick Start Guide via A Principal’s Reflections
- PLN Connect. Collaborate. Contribute (wiki) via BSD Learning Community
- What “Connected Education” Looks Like: 28 Examples from Teachers All Over via Teaching & Learning with The New York Times
- 10 Ed-Tech Voices to Follow on Twitter via EdTech Magazine
- 23 Most Influential Twitter Users in EdTech via Mediacore
- 50 Global Edu Leaders You Should Follow on Twitter via Online College
- The Twitter Top 100: Education Technology Must-Follows via Open Sesame
- Jane’s Daily PKM Routine
- Stages of Personal Learning NetworkAdoption
- David Hopkins PLE
- How to Grow Your Personal Learning Network with Social Media
- Connected Learning
- US Online Users, What Are People Doing?
The Internet, Part II
The Internet, Higher Education, and the Next 25 Years
On March 12 of last year, the Internet turned 25 years old. It’s not easy to predict what’s in store for the next 25 years. However, part 2 of our discussion on the Internet explores some of the possibilities relevant to higher education, including how educators and students might collaboratively use and experience the Internet in the future.
- Not The Same Thing: The Internet vs. the Web
- How the Web Works
- Three billion People Are on the Internet Now
- The Web is 25 years old today – so how has it changed the way we learn?
- The History of the Internet (video)
- The Web’s Creator Looks to Reinvent it
- Decentralized Web Summit
- Everything you need to know about today’s net neutrality victory in seven minutes
- What Happens Now With Net Neutrality?
Security & Threats
- Cybergeddon: Why the Internet could be the next “failed state”
- Beware Online “filter bubbles” TED talk
- Terms and Conditions May Apply
- Terms of Service Didn’t Read
- 15 predictions for the future of the Internet
- Five EdTech Predictions for 2015
- Satellite Internet: meet the hip new investment for Richard Branson, Elon Musk
- Coming Data Deluge Means You’ll Know Anything You Want, Anytime, Anywhere
- The Internet of Things Explained
- The Evolution of Learning Technologies
- What Will the Internet Look Like in 100 Years?
- The History of the Internet
- Market of Information
- Internet Tubes
Articles of Interest
- Ables, Kelsey. “The Rise and Fall of Internet Art Communities.” Artsy, 19, Apr 2019.
- Gizmodo Staff. “100 Websites That Shaped the Internet as We Know It.” Gizmodo, 19 Oct. 2018.
- Swisher, Kara. “Can anyone tame the next internet?” Recode, 1, May 2019