Personalized Learning

DigiPen prepares gamers for jobs

My wife and I visited DigiPen Institute of Technology in Redmond today.  It’s a private college located between Microsoft and Nintendo in Redmond WA.  They offer associate, bachelor, and masters degrees in game development.  The curriculum is no game–it’s packed with math and science.  An MS degree requires 154…

Personalized Learning

The adolescent politics of virtual education

In 1995, I was sure that the explosion of the web would result in a good deal of online learning competition—and fast. I may have been right about the first but not the second. It took a dozen years for online learning to get big and competitive, but…