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ASU Is No Longer Using Khan Academy In Developmental Math Program

By Phil HillMore Posts (333) In these two episodes of e-Literate TV, we shared how Arizona State University (ASU) started using Khan Academy as the software platform for a redesigned developmental math course (MAT 110). The program was designed in Summer … Continue reading

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Austin Community College’s ACCelerator: Big bet on emporium approach with no pilots

By Phil HillMore Posts (333) While at SXSWedu, I was able to visit Austin Community College’s ACCelerator lab, which got a fair bit of publicity over the past month. While the centerpiece of ACCelerator usage is for developental math, the … Continue reading

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New e-Literate TV Episode: Adaptive Learning and Learning Analytics

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) In our latest episode, the penultimate in the pilot series, we explore the topics that are likely to be moving up the curve of the hype cycle this year—adaptive learning and learning analytics.  Like many … Continue reading

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An Employee View of Textbook Publishers and Ed Tech Companies

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) Update: For reference, 2U has pointed out to me that they were recently recognized by Glassdoor as the 17th-best medium-sized company to work for in 2014. With an average score of 4.2 (based on 21 reviews), this … Continue reading

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Some big personnel changes in LMS market

By Phil HillMore Posts (333) In just the past week we have had three fairly significant people depart higher ed LMS companies. This really is turning out to be a bumpy ride as the market changes. Ray Henderson announced last … Continue reading

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