George Siemens (email@example.com) is with the Technology Enhanced Knowledge Research Institute at Athabasca University. Phil Long (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a Professor in the Schools of ITEE and Psychology and is Director of the Centre for Educational Innovation & Technology at the University of Queensland.
Three generations of distance education pedagogy - We need to be able to leverage learning analytics in such a way that we can use it to support constructivism and connectivism, beyond just behaviorism (which too is important, of course)...
Ron Burt’s theory of structural holes has proven to be influential in explaining how innovation transpires. Burt proposes that gaps in a social network, structural holes, create brokerage opportunities.
Dr. Susan Bainbridge's insight:
Very interesting research on innovation with regard to connections on Social Media. Could be applied to Connectivism.
On April 11 and 12, 2012, the ELI teaching and learning community gathered for an online focus session on learning analytics (LA). This white paper is a synthesis of the key ideas, themes, and concepts that emerged from those sessions.
At the recent LAK12 conference in Vancouver, I delivered a presentation on learning analytics as both a research space and a domain of practice. The paper of the take is available here: Learning Analytics: Envisioning a Research Discipline and a Domain of Practice (.pdf)
The Internet and new technology gives rises to many new ways to research, analyse and evaluate. Many trends can now be analysed via Google analytics, Google blog search, Twitter hash tags, YouTube hits and ranking, Facebook analytics, Amazon rankings and ratings, and other methods.
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