About Dr. Burton

  • Website: http://www.burtonsmediagroup.com/blog
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  • Biography: Professor, writer, researcher, gardener, and gamer. I'm passionate about many things in my life, but your will primarily find my thoughts and tutorials on digital entertainment, software development, and projects that I have undertaken in this space.

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Reflections on Personalized Education

Posted by Dr. Burton on May 30, 2018 in Deep Learning, Education, Technology |

Traditional education assumes a transmissive format of instruction.  With #VR we can leave behind the traditional “sage-on-the-stage” and enable new #epistemology approaches, enabling learners to experience #education instead of trying to recall it from a lecture. When we begin to include #AI agents, #bigdata; when we are creating true #personalizededucation that adapts to the needs of the student, then we are accomplishing what generations of educators have sought to accomplish.

 

 

More to come, this is just the beginning!!

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Dealing with Gallstones

Posted by Dr. Burton on April 29, 2018 in Uncategorized |

I’ve been a little distracted lately due to a family health issue; my wife has been dealing with gallstones. Probably one of the most painful things someone can suffer. We elected to go the alternative medicine route rather than have the surgery. Why? It comes down to knowing too many people who have had the […]

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Certbot Not Renewing

Posted by Dr. Burton on March 17, 2018 in Cloud Computing, Technology, WordPress |

First, this post is more for me as a reminder should I have this problem again. But, if it helps you resolve your problem, yea! Problem (tl;dr version): Certbot didn’t update the ssl certificates on one of my servers, resulting in ugly messages about the websites not being safe. Long Version: I’m hosting my own […]

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Lumberyard, Lua, Corona Projects Update

Posted by Dr. Burton on July 12, 2017 in Amazon Lumberyard, Corona, Game Development, Lua, Lumberyard |

We have been working on serveral major projects at Burtons Media Group. We thought we would take a moment and provide an update on individual status of the projects: Amazon Lumberyard Game Development Fundamentals: Space Explorer The textbook is mostly complete with the exception of the final chapter where we cover visual scripting. We are […]

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Update on Game Development Fundamentals with Amazon Lumberyard: Space Explorer

Posted by Dr. Burton on June 21, 2017 in Amazon Lumberyard, Education |

We made the decision to wait for #AmazonLumberyard 1.10 before we release  “Game Development Fundamentals with Amazon Lumberyard”.   The textbook is 90% complete.  We want to make sure everything is accurate for the new features expected in the next release. The great people at @AmznLumberyard have ave 6 to 8 weeks between releases, so 1.10 […]

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