January 8, 2012 8:04 pm
by Seth Odell
Starting the new year off with a bang, Hack Education‘s Audrey Watters joins the program to break down what’s in store for education technology in 2012. Covering everything from e-books to badges and gamification, Watters spills on what’s to come, as well as why we need to better evaluate the very criteria we use to evaluate #edtech success.
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Unsolicited Shout-out of the Week
This week’s shout-out goes to opportunity and possibility, two great ingredients every New Year offers us