Category Archives: Outcomes

Digital Badges Are Gaining Traction

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1107) One trend that struck me as new at the recent IMS Global and ASU/GSV conferences was a ramping up of activity around digital badges. At the moment, they seem to be filling in cracks that … Continue reading

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Improved NAU Student Success in Subsequent Courses After Math Emporium

By Phil HillMore Posts (479) Last week I published three e-Literate TV episodes on Northern Arizona University and their suite of initiatives aimed at helping first-year (and often first-generation) students. In those videos, NAU staff made some interesting claims, in … Continue reading

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Vendor Roles in Fostering Educational Literacies

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1107) In my last post, I talked about the need for educators in general and faculty in particular to develop literacy around data and analytics. But it’s really broader than that. Back when college was intended for a … Continue reading

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College Scorecard: With victories like these, who needs failures?

By Phil HillMore Posts (479) Goldie Blumenstyk had a fascinating interview with the Depart of Education’s Ted Mitchell on Friday that is well worth reading and / or watching (they have video of the interview along with full transcript). One … Continue reading

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Adaptive Learning Fails to Make the Grade. Or Does It?!

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1107) My latest Chronicle column is up. It analyzes the results of the SRI Education study of the Gates Foundation adaptive learning grantees, some of which we’ve covered in our e-Literate TV case studies. If you’re … Continue reading

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