October 30, 2014

Audrey Watters

About Audrey Watters

Freelance journalist Audrey Watters ( @audreywatters) has written about education technology for “MindShift,” “Inside Higher Ed,” Edutopia’s blog, and her personal site, Hack Education (hackeducation.com).

MOOC Mania: Debunking the hype around massive open online courses

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The New York Times crowned 2012 as “The Year of the MOOC.” Journalist Audrey Watters trains a critical eye on the hottest trend in education and considers what it might mean for K-12 schools.

What Tech in Schools Really Looks Like

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When it comes to the latest technology, some schools are more equal than others.

The Truth About Tablets: Educators are getting iPads and ereaders into students’ hands—but it’s not easy

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When it comes to using ereaders and tablets in school, librarians will tell you “it’s complicated.”

Hands on With iBooks Author

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Ed-tech journalist Audrey Watters puts Apple’s new textbook creation tool, iBooks Author, through its paces.