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How to Check for Assessment Reliability

For any educator that has been through an accreditation process, we are regularly asked: “How do your internal assessments correlated with you external assessments?  In easier terms:  208 more words

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How Can Data Check Our Grading Consistency?

One question we’ve been wrestling with, every since we moved to Standards Based Grading is:

“How do we ensure consistency in our grading?”

A possible and quick way to measure this is looking at the average grades of classes.   350 more words

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What is EDM and LAK?

Educational Data Mining and Learning Analytics are two beautiful fields with many many innovations that will change the way we look at education.  It was first explained to me in the infographic below, so I thought it best to share:

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How Do Students Use Data? How about a little self-reporting and google sheets...

As we moved to Standards Based Reporting, the emphasis on summative feedback increased, whether intentionally or not.  Unfortunately that meant our formative feedback tracking became a little inconsistent.   364 more words

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Inside forum posts - politics, networks, sentiment and words! Inspired by @phillipdawson, @shaned07, and @indicoData #moodle #learninganalytics

Enhanced communication has long been championed as a benefit of online learning environments, and many educational technology strategies will include statements around increased communication and collaboration between peers. 2,262 more words

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How Can Data Science Support Struggling Students? An Open Research Paper Might Have the Answer...

A common area for learning analytics is to look for ways to support struggling students.  Largely, the focus has been on how to identify students of concern.   131 more words

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