Getting to the Heart of the Matter

Sometimes, it’s easy to get caught up in complicated conversations on a subject and forget how simple it really can be. Academia is full of such occasions (meetings that could have been emails, anyone?), and online learning is merely the latest example. In contemplating online learning it doesn’t take much to get into the deep weeds with specific technology policies and intricate questions of implementation. How do we put things online? What platform do we use? What forms do we sign? What committees to do we put on high alert? Do we need more servers? Can we use mobile technology? Can we OH GOD WE HAVE SO MANY QUESTIONS AND NOW I GAZE INTO THE VOID.  Continue reading “Getting to the Heart of the Matter”