James Willis – Ethics in Education
Four Questions For is a podcast about literacy, technology & education. Each episode includes an interview with an expert in the identified area. The interviews provide a smart and savvy resource for individuals trying to understand these concepts.
The interviews are conducted by Ian O’Byrne.
This episode contains a brief discussion with James Willis. Willis is a PhD and (learning) technology ethicist, with an interest in open badges, learning analytics, comp religion & philosophy.
- How would you define ethics?
- In what possible ways do we see ethics (or elements of ethics) rearing their head in education?
- What are some of the challenges that you see in the use/inclusion of ethics in technology, educational technologies specifically?
- What considerations should “we” (educators/researchers/developers) have as we develop and utilize technologies with learners?