The Economist reporting on Learning Analytics, article focus on the impact of Analytics on the Achievement Gap when it's technology that orients students in their degrees, rather than the culturally-socially mediated signals that enable some to pick a path through University better than others. Great day for technology, to tackle social justice !
The topic of big data is making its way into the classroom, and the ability to analyse information is helping educators make better decisions and customise content for individuals, raising hopes of improved results and lower dropout rates.
D2L has the first productised learner analytics package to bolt onto leagacy LMS
Financial Times Technology is the key to teaching future skills Financial Times When Barack Obama, the US president, last month announced a scheme to equip 99 per cent of pupils in state-run schools with improved broadband connectivity in an effort...