Equifax’s WordPress site: Oh, the irony!

Sep. 8, 2017 by

Great. I merrily entered part of my Social Security number on the site this morning. The ironic security issues never even occurred to me. I’m running a WordPress site with

E-Learn 2016 a success!

Sep. 8, 2017 by

As always, I’m horrendously behind with the blog (actually, I’ve never really been ahead either). Shannon Hart and I did go to E-Learn in October 2016, and our presentation went well.

E-Learn 2016

E-Learn 2016 Presentation on Distributed Learning

Oct. 23, 2016 by

I’m pleased to announce that my colleague Shannon Hart and I will be presenting our paper Distributed Learning: A Flexible Learning and Development Model at the E-Learn 2016 conference. The

Cloud Providers Desktop Integration Support

Apr. 19, 2016 by

Exciting work by the GNOME Nautilus team. Integration with cloud storage (in my own case Google Drive NextCloud) has been a thorny issue for some time now. I’m glad to

What’s my motivation? Building learner interest

Feb. 26, 2016 by

Note: This article was originally published on the Obsidian Learning blog. Why do learners choose to learn? What keeps them going in an eLearning course? We all want our courses

Going to E-Learn conference

Feb. 23, 2016 by

It looks like I’ll be attending the AACE E-Learn conference this year. This is exciting, because I haven’t been to an academic conference since ED-MEDIA back in 2010, where I presented my

A few of my favorite things: Open access journals on eLearning

Feb. 19, 2016 by

As any university librarian will tell you, academic journals are expensive. Last year, Peter McPherson, president of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, issued a statement of support for a

It needs to be bigger!

Feb. 17, 2016 by

Keeping a blog going with interesting articles is a challenge (as evidenced by my own blog, which I started a few years ago, with only a handful of articles to

Mobile Technologies and Social Learning

Feb. 15, 2016 by

Note: This is a revised and expanded version of an article originally published in Learning Solutions magazine on September 28, 2015.  A quick look around your workplace (or even the

Distributed Learning: The Obsidian Learning Model

Feb. 10, 2016 by

Over at the Obsidian Learning site, I’ve published a white paper on the model of distributed learning we use with our clients. This was quite a fun little paper to