Tag Archives: Purdue University

68 Percent of Statistics Are Meaningless, Purdue University Edition

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1042) I don’t know of any other way to put this. Purdue University is harming higher education by knowingly peddling questionable research for the purpose of institutional self-aggrandizement. Purdue leadership should issue a retraction and an … Continue reading

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NPR and Missed (Course) Signals

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1042) 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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Unizin membership fee is separate from Canvas license fee

By Phil HillMore Posts (356) With Unizin going public yesterday, I’ve been looking over our three posts at e-Literate to see if there are any corrections or clarifications needed. Unizin: Indiana University’s Secret New “Learning Ecosystem” Coalition Why Unizin is … Continue reading

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Unizin: What are the primary risks?

By Phil HillMore Posts (356) In Michael’s most recent post on Unizin, the new “learning ecosystem” initiative driven by Indiana University, he asked the question of who would be threatened by the proposed consortium (with the answer of edX). This … Continue reading

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Unizin: Indiana University’s Secret New “Learning Ecosystem” Coalition

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1042) Indiana University has been the driving force behind the creation of a new organization to develop a “learning ecosystem”. At least ten schools are being quietly asked to contribute $1 million each over a three-year period to … Continue reading

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