Entries by Phil Hill

Episode 14: Mind the Gaps

In this episode, Phil Hill, Jeanette Wiseman, and Kevin Kelly discuss the issue of equitable outcomes and whether or not higher ed is prepared to support all student groups this fall. Hosts: Phil Hill Jeanette Wiseman Kevin Kelly Transcription: Phil: Welcome to COVID Transitions, where we discuss the changes that higher education is going through and […]

Episode 3: Observations on Virtual Events

In this episode, Phil Hill and Jeanette Wiseman reflect on experiences with BbWorld and D2L Fusion, as well as MoodleMoot Global Online and GSV. How will our EdTech virtual conferences evolve in the next year or more? Hosts: Phil Hill Jeanette Wiseman Transcription: Phil: Welcome to MindWires Musings where we throw caution to the wind and […]

Episode 11: From Darkness to Despair

In this episode, Phil Hill, Jeanette Wiseman, and Kevin Kelly discuss the growing pushback from many in the academic community to colleges’ and universities’ reopening plans, focusing on two recent articles arguing that we’ll be all online in the fall. Inside Higher Ed article mentioned: “Flimflam: College in 2020” Chronicle of Higher Ed article mentioned: […]

Episode 10: An Unhealthy Debate

In this episode, Phil Hill, Jeanette Wiseman, and Kevin Kelly discuss the emerging debate about opening plans. Are schools that plan to “reopen” really trying to go fully (or even mostly) in-person, or are they going hybrid? Should they? Hosts: Phil Hill Jeanette Wiseman Kevin Kelly Transcription: Phil: Welcome to COVID Transitions. I’m Phil Hill, […]

Episode 9: The Wisdom of Teams

In this episode, Phil Hill, Jeanette Wiseman, Kevin Kelly, and Kevin’s cat discuss another pre-existing trend that has been accelerated by COVID. Team-based course design and teaching. Hosts: Phil Hill Jeanette Wiseman Kevin Kelly Transcription: Phil: Hello, welcome to COVID Transitions, where we discuss the various reactions by higher education to the COVID pandemic and […]

Episode 8: Chronocentrism and Questioning Predictions

In this episode, Phil Hill, Jeanette Wiseman, and Kevin Kelly discuss the concept of Chronocentrism as applied by John Watson to an education context. What if a lot of the common predictions we have turn out to be wrong? Hosts: Phil Hill Jeanette Wiseman Kevin Kelly Transcription: Phil: Welcome to COVID Transitions. I’m Phil Hill, […]