NMC Horizon Report – 2016 Higher Education Edition (NMC); Re-Imagining the Role of Technology in Higher Education (US Dept of Ed); Eight Steps To Improve the Ed-Tech Industry (Education Weekly); and 2016 Global EdTech Industry Report (EdTechX Europe; free registration required).
Archive for Reports
10 Hot Spots to Watch in 2017 (International Crisis Group); Russian Hacking and Cybersecurity (US intelligence chiefs before the Senate Armed Service Committee, C-SPAN); Statutory Restrictions on the Position of Secretary of Defense: Issues for Congress (CRS); Global Trends: Paradox of Progress (ODNI); Climate-Related Security Risks: Towards an Integrative Approach (SIPRI); National Security Presidential Memoranda (White House); and National Academies Press- Security Monographs.
Digital Literacy (deals with technology in higher education, New Media Consortium); Top Ten IT Issues (this annual feature is always worth the read, EDUCAUSE); IT Salary and Job Satisfaction Survey (focuses on higher education, Campus Technology); Breaking the Mold: Investing in Racial Diversity in Tech (openmic.org); and Reimaging the Role of Technology in Higher Education (U.S. Office of Educational Technology).
If you want to read the transcript of the interview President Obama had with The New York Times, it is here
Global Trends: Paradox of Progress is the sixth report in this series of analyses of global trends and future scenarios. As the letter from the DNI states: “Experience teaches us how much history unfolds through cycles and shifts, and still human nature commonly expects tomorrow to be pretty much like today—which is usually the safest bet on the future until it is not.”
Then and Now: Comparing the Flow of Foreign Fighters to AQI and the Islamic State (Combating Terrorism Center); Refugee Admissions and Resettlement Policy (CRS); Nuclear Information Project Publications (FAS); President Obama’s Final Speech on Counterterrorism (a review of eight years’ worth of activities. Video, transcript, graphics); and International Centre on Counter-Terrorism (The Hague).
Responding to a data breach? (Federal Trade Commission); National Defense University Press; CIA History of the Bay of Pigs Invasion, volume 5 (draft, CIA); Bahrain: Reform, Security, and U.S. Policy, updated; Iran: Politics, Human Rights, and U.S. Policy, updated; Ukraine: Current Issues and U.S. Policy, updated; Department of Homeland Security Preparedness Grants: A Summary and Issues; DHS Appropriations FY2017: Security, Enforcement, and Investigations; The Terrorist Screening Database and Preventing Terrorist Travel; Pipeline Security: Domestic Threats (all CRS); and From Maps to Models: Augmenting the Nation’s Geospatial Intelligence Capabilities (National Academies Press);