Tag Archives: Anya Kamenetz

Is Standardized Testing a Pediatric Disease?

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) In my last post, I wrote about the tension between learning, with the emphasis on the needs and progress of individual human learners, and education, which is the system by which we try to guarantee … Continue reading

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NPR and Missed (Course) Signals

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) Anya Kamenetz has a piece up on NPR about learning analytics, highlighting Purdue’s Course Signals as its centerpiece. She does a good job of introducing the topic to a general audience and raising some relevant … Continue reading

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Changing the Narrative

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) As Phil mentioned, he and I were both lucky to attend the MOOC Research Initiative conference, which was a real tour de force. Jim Groom observed that even the famously curmudgeonly Stephen Downes appeared to be enjoying … Continue reading

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Why Higher Education Is In Trouble–In One Graph

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) Here’s a graph from a recent presentation by Anya Kamenetz: The word that comes to mind is “Yikes!” Here’s the full preso: DIY U Sungard from Anya Kamenetz

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Sakai Conference: Kamenetz Keynote

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) OK, this was worth the wait. I have video of Anya Kamenetz’s keynote, which set the tone for the Sakai Conference 2010 in some important ways. I also have a short video interview with her, … Continue reading

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