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Understanding Learning Analytics and Student Data

Understanding Learning Analytics and Student Data | Open Education | Scoop.it
There's a lot to unpack about learning analytics -- everything from how student data is captured to how it will be used. For all of its promises -- and there ar

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There's a lot to unpack about learning analytics -- everything from how student data is captured to how it will be used. For all of its promises -- and there ar

ChrisPegler's curator insight, January 16, 2013 3:58 AM

'Why is it not widely used yet?'  I think that we may be not yet aware of how complex the data will be when we talk about shifting 21st century learning, For example how can we make sense of MOOCs using learner analytics when there are so many variables, including learner agendas?

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'History Harvest' Project May Spawn a New Kind of MOOC - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

'History Harvest' Project May Spawn a New Kind of MOOC - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Open Education | Scoop.it
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MOOCs and Khan Academy: Opening up Science Education | The Science Exchange Blog

MOOCs and Khan Academy: Opening up Science Education | The Science Exchange Blog | Open Education | Scoop.it
Science education costs in the United States has risen astronomically. To address these costs, online education models like Coursera and Khan Academy have emerged, opening access to learning and education.
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Anvil Academic News - Anvil Academic

Anvil Academic News - Anvil Academic | Open Education | Scoop.it
At Anvil Academic, we publish born-digital and born-again-digital academic research. We are an open-access, post-monograph publisher of new, complex forms of scholarly argument.
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open education policy - Creative Commons

open education policy - Creative Commons | Open Education | Scoop.it
Creative Commons licenses provide a flexible range of protections and freedoms for authors, artists, and educators.
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Pearson Project Blue Sky

Pearson Project Blue Sky | Open Education | Scoop.it
Pearson Blue Sky is a content services platform that allows users to create custom digital course materials that blend free Open Education Resources (OER) with premium Pearson digital content.
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The Scale of the Universe 2

Zoom from the edge of the universe to the quantum foam of spacetime and learn about everything in between.
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Museums and open education

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Museums and Open Education: As we rethink the factory-style model of education in our schools (students learning at a standardized pace) empowered by the powerful technologies now at our disposal, we will naturally also think of ways to better...
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ClassDojo Lands $1.6M From Paul Graham, Ron Conway To Help Teachers Control Their Classrooms | TechCrunch

ClassDojo Lands $1.6M From Paul Graham, Ron Conway To Help Teachers Control Their Classrooms | TechCrunch | Open Education | Scoop.it
Sam Chuadhary and Liam Don launched ClassDojo in August 2011 to help teachers win back control of their disruptive classrooms.
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NBC Learn

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NBC Learn is the educational arm of NBC News dedicated to providing resources for students, teachers and lifelong learners.
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Dozens of Plagiarism Incidents Are Reported in Coursera's Free Online Courses - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Dozens of Plagiarism Incidents Are Reported in Coursera's Free Online Courses - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Open Education | Scoop.it
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AEIdeas: Public Policy Blog » The college textbook bubble and how the “open educational resources” movement is going up against the textbook cartel

AEIdeas: Public Policy Blog » The college textbook bubble and how the “open educational resources” movement is going up against the textbook cartel | Open Education | Scoop.it
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Size Isn't Everything - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Size Isn't Everything - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Open Education | Scoop.it
Learning mash-ups have more potential than MOOC-centered, profit-squeezing, online economies of scale.
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Leading British Universities Join New MOOC Venture - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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knollop.com

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Search thousands of online courses from EdX, Udacity, Udemy, and top universities. Read and submit reviews on courses and teachers. Track courses and topics you care about. Connect with other students and build your education profile.
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“Can I Use This?” How Museum and Library Image Policies Undermine Education

“Can I Use This?” How Museum and Library Image Policies Undermine Education | Open Education | Scoop.it
By Dr. Beth Harris & Dr. Steven Zucker Is the discipline of art history (together with museums and libraries) squandering the digital revolution? We’re not the only ones with this concern. Just...
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Tech Officials Weigh in on Big Data, MOOCs, and open source | Inside Higher Ed

Tech Officials Weigh in on Big Data, MOOCs, and open source | Inside Higher Ed | Open Education | Scoop.it
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schooX - The Academy for Self Learners - Online Courses and Certificates

schooX - The Academy for Self Learners - Online Courses and Certificates | Open Education | Scoop.it
Schoox is an Academy for Self-Learners where members can teach, learn and certify their knowledge online. Users can create private or public online courses by using files or web resources incredibly easy and in seconds.
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Latent Pattern Transmission: Credit for MOOC's - just what is Antioch up to?

Latent Pattern Transmission: Credit for MOOC's - just what is Antioch up to? | Open Education | Scoop.it
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Why Would Someone Cheat on a Free Online Class That Doesn’t Count Toward Anything?

Why Would Someone Cheat on a Free Online Class That Doesn’t Count Toward Anything? | Open Education | Scoop.it
This gives new meaning to the expression “cheaters never prosper.” Last week on the Chronicle of Higher Education, Jeffrey R. Young reported that “dozens” of cases of plagiarism have been detected in classes offered by Coursera.
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