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Predictive Analytics Going Too Far?

The Problems and Potential of Predictive AnalyticsData is being increasingly used in higher ed to predict which students will succeed and which won’t. As one provost says in this article: “We

  • August 04, 2016|
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Big Data Means Big Decisions for Education

This is the first article in a multi-part series that will explore data in the classroom. Data drives finance, communications, healthcare, e-commerce, sports, and media—to name just a few indust

  • May 31, 2016|
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Four Tips For Engaging Higher Ed Data

Taking a Seat at the Data Policy TableThere is no shortage of data on most college campuses, but that data is often not being leveraged effectively to glean useful insights. The IHEP launched a Se

  • May 03, 2016|
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Turn Studying in Trivia

Quiz App Comes to the ClassroomStudents—in fact, people of all ages, seem to enjoy trivia. The introduction of Quizlet Live, a free online tool that teachers can use to put students in teams to

  • April 28, 2016|
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Benefits of Big Data

Boosting On-Time Graduation Through Technology Technology doesn't represent benefits only for classroom instruction. Today's technology also provides the ability to mine the value behind big d

  • April 15, 2016|
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Keeping Students Safe Online

Communicating Online: What They Don’t Know Could Hurt ThemTechnology is ubiquitous in today's schools from K-12 through higher ed. Its use is only likely to continue to grow. Students, in tu

  • March 16, 2016|
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Embracing the IoT: Slowly, but Surely

Educators and IoT: Opportunities to Wait and See?The Internet of Things (IoT) involves the use of technology to power, manage and gather data from devices, or "things," that could range from waste

  • March 15, 2016|
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Lights, Camera, Action: Education Reform

5 Keys to Closing Educational Disparities: Could a Movie Director Have the Answers?Two public schools just four minutes apart, but shockingly different in terms of the educational experience off

  • February 03, 2016|
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Ready, Set, 3D Print

Is 3D Printing in Your School’s—and Students’—Futures?3D printing is a recent innovation that is already being adopted by organizations around the world in a wide range of innovative ways

  • December 30, 2015|
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Making Data Matter

Predicting Student Behaviors Through Technology-Driven IntuitionIn any school district or college there is a lot of data being collected, but much of it simply sits in databases on servers taking

  • December 29, 2015|
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