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Dr. Alec Couros
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Dr. Alec Couros 5h
When the government decision-makers feel safe and comfortable standing alongside teachers and students in the classroom, then we may have made progress. Even in with our low # of cases (for now), it's just not going to be safe. We need a real plan.
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Dr. Alec Couros 5h
Thanks for sharing!
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Ryan Lake Jul 6
Amazing how many people choose the wrong answer for this one
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Dr. Alec Couros 10h
This made my head spin...
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Dr. Alec Couros 11h
Replying to @PeterJDeCourcy
I have less of an issue re: not using the term "cancel culture."
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Dr. Alec Couros 11h
Replying to @PeterJDeCourcy
It depends re: "fake news" in particular. If your framework is based on the dismissive Trumpism, then I agree. But not as much if you understand the term as Radutzky's "stories that are probably false, have enormous traction in the culture, and are consumed by millions of people"
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Dr. Alec Couros 11h
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Dr. Alec Couros 11h
"Anatomy of a Fake News Headline"
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Dr. Alec Couros 14h
Replying to @ZRichins
good to know
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Marc Spooner 14h
“The 2nd program, called Monitor, accesses the user's webcam, then uses an algorithm to flag suspicious behaviour by analyzing everything from the student's eye movements to whether another person enters the room.” Have you gone mad ? Respectfully, Marc,doc class of2006
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Dr. Alec Couros 14h
You're still in the running, but there are a few contenders I'm checking out first.
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Dr. Alec Couros 14h
Oh, the lengths we will go to preserve our antiquated notions of "academic integrity." We'll do anything except reform our assessment practices.
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Dr. Alec Couros Jul 7
"Hackers allegedly spread pro-Trump propaganda through online gaming platform Roblox"
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Dr. Alec Couros Jul 7
Safe shopping, everyone... via
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Dr. Alec Couros Jul 7
Good news for privacy in Canada...
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Dr. Alec Couros Jul 6
Deaths Comparison: Covid19 vs Malaria vs Influenza and Other - From 1 January to 3 July" via
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Dr. Alec Couros Jul 6
Family rescue bear found swimming with a plastic jar on its head via
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Centre for Aboriginal and Rural Education Studies Jul 6
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Dr. Alec Couros Jul 6
Can any Minnesotans verify?
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CNN International Jul 6
Spain's large-scale study on the coronavirus indicates just 5% of its population has developed antibodies, strengthening evidence that a so-called herd immunity to Covid-19 is "unachievable," the medical journal the Lancet reported
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