Help to End Educational Privilege this Giving Blueday

Dear Center for Academic Innovation Friends, I am delighted to share that the Center for Academic…


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Ending Educational Privilege in a Networked World

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation and Founding Executive Director,…


Josh Kim and Eddie Maloney

Innovation Perspectives: A Conversation with Josh Kim of Dartmouth College and Eddie Maloney of Georgetown University

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation and Founding Executive Director,…


Stephanie Parisi

Innovation Perspectives: A Conversation with Stephanie Parisi of Emory University

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation and Founding Executive Director,…


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Expanding Access and Increasing Diversity through Strategic Partnerships

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation and Founding Executive Director,…


Nikhil Sinha

Innovation Perspectives: A Conversation with Nikhil Sinha of GSVlabs

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation and Founding Executive Director,…


Innovation Perspectives: A Conversation with Pauline Cohen Vorms of the Holberton School

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation and Founding Executive Director,…


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World Building: Launching a new Extended Reality (XR) Initiative at the University of Michigan

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation and Founding Executive Director,…


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Expanding the Academic Innovation Network

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation and Founding Executive Director,…


Engaging Learners in Educational Product Development for Michigan Online

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation @devaneygoblue Syed Amaanullah,…


Are We Ready to Move Beyond Translations? Making a Multilingual Destination for Learning and Problem Solving

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation @devaneygoblue Last month, we…


Looking for Positive Problem Solvers to Join Us in Shaping the Future of Higher Education

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation @DeVaneyGoBlue The Academic…


Advisory Committee Named to Inform Academic Innovation Strategy

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation @devaneygoblue I’m very pleased to…


A Conversation with Sarah Dysart, New Director for Online and Hybrid Programs

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation @devaneygoblue In March 2018, U-M…


Teach-In. Teach-Out. Teach Each Other.

An Open Welcome Letter to the Participants of the 2018 Teach-Out Academy James DeVaney, Associate…


A New Team is Discovering its Identity – Reflections from HAILstorm Three

This article was originally posted on 4/2/2018 on Inside Higher Ed James DeVaney, Associate Vice…


Reimagining Higher Education from the Inside Out

The mounting case for investment in academic R&D. This article was originally posted on…


Calling Positive Problem Solvers to Join a Growing DIG Team

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation @devaneygoblue Mike Daniel, Director…


Expanding the University of Michigan Teach-Out Series

This article was originally posted on 5/31/2017 on the edX Partner Portal James DeVaney, Associate…


Micro-Credentials and College Admissions: Enhancing Access and Supporting Learning

This article was originally posted on 5/24/2017 on Inside Higher Ed James DeVaney, Associate Vice…


Time to Bust The Myth of the Slow University and the Fast Edtech Company

This article was originally posted on 5/9/2017 on Inside Higher Ed James DeVaney, Associate Vice…


Enter the Compassionate Public Square for the Information Age

This article was originally posted on 5/1/2017 on Inside Higher Ed James DeVaney, Associate Vice…


Academic Innovation Initiative Leads to Rapid Launch of 20 Experimental Projects

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Innovation @devaneygoblue In September 2016,…


A New Renaissance for Higher Education

James Hilton, Vice Provost for Academic Innovation and Dean of Libraries James DeVaney, Associate…


A Collaborative Mindset: Driving Innovation and Excellence in Student Learning

This article was originally posted on 1/10/2017 on EvoLLLution James DeVaney, Associate Vice…


Improving Classrooms, Schools, and Educational Systems: Leading Educational Innovation and Improvement MicroMasters

This article was originally posted on 12/8/2016 on the edX Blog Donald Peurach, Associate Professor…


How Universities Can Grow a Culture of Academic Innovation

This article was originally posted on 10/22/2016 on EdSurge James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost…


UX Research & Design MicroMasters: Developing Great User Experiences from Concept to Prototype

This article was originally posted on 9/29/2016 on edX Blog Mark Newman, Associate Professor,…


Expanding LX Design Capacity at DEI

Noni Korf, Director, Learning Innovation & Design @nonizoni James DeVaney, Associate Vice…


Excellence through Diversity, Inclusion, and Academic Innovation

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Accelerating Digital Innovation and Transforming 200 Courses

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Digital Education & Innovation @devaneygoblue  …


Prometheus and the Pendulum: Why the University of Michigan Joined edX

This article was originally posted on 11/23/2015 on EvoLLLution James DeVaney, Associate Vice…


Doubling Down on the Learning University and Personalization at Scale

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Digital Education & Innovation @devaneygoblue…


Designing the Learning University

Barry Fishman, Gautam Kaul, Mika LaVaque-Manty, Tim McKay, David Mendez, and James DeVaney If you…


Introducing Academic Innovation @ Michigan (AIM)

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Digital Education & Innovation @devaneygoblue Timothy…


Expanding the Experimental Sandbox for Digital Education & Innovation

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Digital Education & Innovation @devaneygoblue At…


DEI Academic Innovation Fellows Program

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Digital Education & Innovation @devaneygoblue Our…


Personalized Learning. Lifelong Victors.

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Digital Education & Innovation @devaneygoblue The…


Introducing DEI's New Blog

James DeVaney, Associate Vice Provost for Digital Education & Innovation @devaneygoblue A…