Blog Posts

eBooks and Learning

Now that the ebook industry has set its sights on the textbook and educational markets, it's especially important for educators to shape discussion of the benefits and potential impact of ereaders. Rather...

Category: Digital Learning

An Emerging Theory: Things Rule

The international conference on Digital Arts and Culture is often a place for previewing coming theoretical trends in digital scholarship.  Long before the formation of separate conferences for the Electronic Literature Organization...

Category: Educational Practice

Reinterpreting the Digital Divide

digital divide: the gap between people with effective access to digital and information technology and those with very limited or no access at all.The digital divide is understood to be the gap...

Category: Equity

Sociality Is Learning

As adults, we take social skills for granted... until we encounter someone who lacks them.  Helping children develop social skills is viewed as a reasonable educational endeavor in elementary school, but by...

Category: Digital Citizenship