Entries by Phil Hill

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, […]

Episode 7: Practical Advice for HyFlex

In this episode, Phil Hill, Jeanette Wiseman, and Kevin Kelly discuss some of the practical issues faced by students, instructors, and institutions when implementing HyFlex models. Hosts: Phil Hill Jeanette Wiseman Kevin Kelly Transcription: Phil: Hi, I’m Phil Hill. And welcome to COVID Transitions. This week, we have a special episode that’s focused on the […]

Episode 6: The Floodgates

In this episode, Phil Hill, Jeanette Wiseman, and Kevin Kelly discuss multiple campus and system plans for Fall 2020, with many schools going public with reopening (hybrid) or staying online announcements over the past week. Hosts: Phil Hill Jeanette Wiseman Kevin Kelly Transcription: Phil: Welcome back to COVID Transitions. I’m Phil Hill and I’m here […]