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University Responses to Piazza: Some good, some bad, some web site changes

By Phil HillMore Posts (443) After our reporting from Nov 10 on “Popular Discussion Platform Piazza Getting Pushback For Selling Student Data”, I was invited by Piazza CEO Pooja Sankar to visit the Piazza offices. During my visit, we had … Continue reading

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Piazza Response To Blog Post On Student Privacy

By Phil HillMore Posts (443) Based on Thursday’s blog post “Popular Discussion Platform Piazza Getting Pushback For Selling Student Data”, Piazza’s CEO Pooja Sankar invited me to meet at their offices Friday afternoon. Given the nature of Thursday’s post, I … Continue reading

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Popular Discussion Platform Piazza Getting Pushback For Selling Student Data

By Phil HillMore Posts (443) Piazza is a collaborative question-and-answer platform that is “completely free” and can easily integrate into an institutional LMS, or in some cases replace the LMS. In our interviews for e-Literate TV, we have heard several … Continue reading

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The OpenClass Vision: An Example

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1092) In my last post, I described a vision for combining elements of MOOC-like scale with a more traditional face-to-face classroom experience, as articulated by Pearson’s Adrian Sannier. (Full disclosure: Pearson is a client of MindWires … Continue reading

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Piazza – An Example of Free Learning Tool Targeted at Faculty / Student Adoption

By Phil HillMore Posts (443) In my recent webcast with Patrick Masson for WCET, we described the growing usage of learning tools outside the official LMS solution. Patrick described survey results done by UMassOnline that captured the rich source of … Continue reading

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