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Will E-learning Platforms change Education?

Big data enthusiasts argue that the greater data collection and analysis potential provided by e-learning platforms such as Khan Academy and Udacity provide much more immediate feedback to students about how they learn, and they thus predict a future in which schools and private data companies will work together in a new educational ecosystem… 879 more words

Sociology

Will Big Data Change Education?

How will big data analytics reshape how we teach and how we learn; and how will it change what we learn?

This is one of the questions posed in… 404 more words

Education

Digital technology can help reinvent basic education in Africa

African countries have worked hard to improve children’s access to basic education, but there’s still significant work to be done. Today, 32.6 million children of primary-school age and 25.7 million adolescents are… 1,114 more words

Connect Safely

In this brave new digital world, where nearly anything can be instantly accessed, what can you do to ensure you are connecting safely and protecting your privacy? 745 more words

Technology

Problems with the increasing involvement of technology companies in education

There are four main problems of the increasing role of large technology companies in education, all of which stem from the incompatibility of the values of Silicon Valley Digital Capitalism and Public Education: 774 more words

Education

On Education in the 21st Century: Fast Forward to the Future

by Richard Watson

There’s a scene in the classic Woody Allen movie Annie Hall where the nine-year-old Alvy Singer has been taken to see his doctor because he’s become depressed. 751 more words

Google

My lesson plan on digital identity

Learning about the importance of developing a positive digital identity was the most valuable subject of this class to me. After reading what Eric Stoller… 708 more words

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