In this episode of review:ed Kirsten and Chris talk about the acquisition of Moodlerooms by Blackboard, student entrepreneurs, Microsoft phone, CK-12, 2tor and UNC Chapel Hill and the French homework revolution.
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[01:55] Interview with Richard Byrne of FreeTech4Teachers.com about Moodleroom acquisition by Blackboard
Source: EDUKWEST | Blackboard | TechCrunch | ZDNet
[02:40] Startup incubator for Highschool students launched
[05:37] Student developers build Microsoft Phone ecosystem
Source: The Verge
[13:45] Chris talks about his iPad experience so far
[16:54] How does the Khan Academy iPad app perform
[19:03] 2tor and UNC Chapel Hill launch online graduate program
[23:40] Announcement: Christopher Dawson now Senior Editor of EDUKWEST
[25:07] Thank you to our sponsor AcademicPub
[28:00] SparkLab: the educational build-mobile
[33:43] The French Homework Boykott
Source: The Guardian
[40:46] CK-12 beta program launched
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