According to blogger Joshua Kim education is the new hot business of the twenty-first century.
An article in Educause. Learning management systems will have to change to maintain their popularity, according to Malcolm Brown, the Director of Educause. Instead of taking the holistic approach, they will be built by brick, to fit the needs of users.
An article by Dartmouth professor Dr. Joshua Kim.
An article in the Distance Educator about using open badges in education. You have to be a subscriber to it to read more than the abstract.