“Students and faculty members value learning management systems, but few used the advanced LMS features that are available.” See on educationdive.com (New post on .edtechnews .http://t.co/2P9fz9xC6E)...
A game-changer in learning, adaptive learning solutions result in higher pass rates, completion rates and retention - and McGraw-Hill Education's solutions are leading the way | Virtual Strategy Magazine is an online publication devoted entirely to...
Preface by Tim Ferriss I've written about how I learned to speak, read, and write Japanese, Mandarin, and Spanish. I've also covered my experiments with German, Indonesian, Arabic, Norwegian, Turkish, and perhaps a dozen others.
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My kids say they speak 'merican.' I'm shamed. I want us all to be like this language absorber.
Flickr:Saxtourigr In preparing students for the world outside school, what skills are important to learn? This goes to the heart of the research addr (RT @MindShiftKQED: How Do We Define and Measure "Deeper Learning"?
BusinessBecause Why MBA Students Are Learning To Code BusinessBecause Growth hacking, back-end development and Ruby sound more like the themes on a geeks' summer camp, rather than parts of a business school curriculum.
Learning New Skills: It's All About Flexing The Brain Science 2.0 Learning a new skill is easier when it is related to an ability we already have. For example, a trained pianist can learn a new melody easier than learning how to hit a tennis serve.
For students to embrace the skills needed in a changing technology landscape, teachers must coordinate knowledge, instructional practices, and technologies to positively influence academic achievement.
Reuters IBM Watson now answers your questions before you ask PCWorld IBM Research developed Watson to compete with human contestants on the “Jeopardy” game show, using natural language processing and analytics, as well as many sources of structured...
Institutions offering MOOCs should work with MOOC platforms toward the creation of measures for reporting course and student outcomes. Such endeavors would certainly facilitate the evaluation and comparison of MOOCs while perhaps also lending credibility to MOOCs as an emerging means of education. In other words, some standards in the Wild West world of MOOCs would benefit both the offering institutions as well as education consumers.
With the spreading use of computers and mobile technology in schools, going digital with student portfolios has become more popular. Simply put, digital portfolios are online collections of student work. They allow us to archive, curate and analyze samples of student learning from both the past and the present and keep that data — literally — at the tip of our finger.
Twitter is increasing its focus on images after it quietly acquired deep-learning startup Madbits. GigaOm first reported the deal, which appears to have closed on Monday according to the Madbits website — although there has ...
Laura Gekeler's insight:
For edtech and a post LMS world, madbits is a company to watch for learning analytics. They've "built visual intelligence technology that automatically understands, organizes and extracts relevant information from raw media. Understanding the content of an image, whether or not there are tags associated with that image, is a complex challenge. We developed our technology based on deep learning, an approach to statistical machine learning that involves stacking simple projections to form powerful hierarchical models of a signal."
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