I'm a learning scientist with the MIT Teaching Systems Lab interested in learning at scale, practice-based teacher education, and the future of learning in a networked world. I'm the author of Failure to Disrupt: Why Technology Alone Can't Transform Education, forthcoming from Harvard University Press, and I'm the host of the TeachLab Podcast.
This site is an ongoing experiment in creating a multimedia, academic C.V. to document my research, advocacy, and work with students and educators. It also archives as much of my writing as possible, including my original EdTechResearcher blog, which ran for several years at Education Week.
Many of my original EdTechResearcher blogs, which ran for several years at Education Week. You can find a list of publications also on my Google Scholar page.
December 28, 2016
In improving schools for students, it is more important to get one system right than it is to pick the one right system.
February 14, 2015
In an article in KQED MindShift, Justin Reich explains how he uses the open Web to power online learning and to leave the learning management system behind.