Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Using analytics to identify students at risk

Fusch, D. and Jones, J. (2012) Vetting Early Alert Technologies, Academic Impressions, January 20 Daniel Fusch of Academic Impressions interviewed Jennifer Jones of Minnesota State...

Blackboard launches learning analytics pilot

Blackboard Inc. (2012) Blackboard opens field trial for learning analytics solution, Jan 10 From the press release: Blackboard Inc. has partnered with several colleges and universities...

e-learning outlook for 2012: will it be a rough ride?

© Firehorse Blog, 2012 Another year, and online learning, e-learning, learning technologies, educational technologies, digital learning, or whatever you call it or them, will continue...

Use of analytics for early intervention with ‘at-risk’ students

Grush, M. (2011) Monitoring the PACE of Student Learning: Analytics at Rio Salado College Campus Technology, December 14 This article looks at the use of learning...

E-learning in 2011: a retrospective

'That was the year that was, it's over, let it go...', as the old song says. But before it does go, let's look back...

Posts from a foreign land: Online Educa 2011, No. 1 ( #oeb11 )

Why I'm here This will be the first of several posts on this year's Online Educa Berlin conference. This is the first time I have...

Key points from OECD’s 2011 ‘Education at a Glance’

OECD (2011) Education at a Glance: OECD Indicators Paris: OECD For those of you interested in educational statistics (and for masochists in general), here's your...

What Presidents think of technology investment for teaching and learning

Green, K., Jaschik, S., and Lederman, D. (2011) Presidential Perspectives Inside Higher Education, March 4 Not much, it appears. Inside Higher Ed sought the frank and...

Blackboard gets into data analytics

Schaffhauser, D. (2011) Blackboard buys into data analytics Campus Technology, February 8 Interesting report on the purchase by Blackboard of iStrategy, a data warehouse and...

2011 Horizon Report

Each year, the Horizon Report describes six areas of emerging technology that will have significant impact on higher education and creative expression...

About Tony Bates

Dr. Tony Bates is the author of eleven books in the field of online learning and distance education. He has provided consulting services specializing in training in the planning and management of online learning and distance education, working with over 40 organizations in 25 countries. Tony is a Research Associate with Contact North | Contact Nord, Ontario’s Distance Education & Training Network.