Udacity Pivots and Education Remains Difficult

While tens of thousands of people might sign up for a single massive open online course (MOOC), very few of them complete the course, and very few of those demonstrate competence  with and retain what they have learned. So Udacity - founded by MOOC proponent Sebastian Thrun - has pivoted, slightly, according to this article from … Continue reading Udacity Pivots and Education Remains Difficult

A Writing Journal

What was previously my blog - full of news, likes and commentary - should now, I think, become a writing journal, a document more closely related to the craft of writing. The individual posts might be daily reflections on writing, or, more likely, periodic summaries, but I would not be surprised if there is occasion for unrelated news, likes and commentary.