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Analytics is a thing in Education

Analytics is actually a thing... it's just matured. Yesterday, I read Mike Sharkey's post on the Blackboard Blog about analytics not featuring on the NMC Horizon report for 2017, when it has across pretty much every year in the last 5. Mike went on to say that analytics was no longer a "thing" but instead [...]

By |March 14th, 2017|edtech, education|0 Comments

Course Beta Testing On The Rise

Is online course beta testing, a thing of the future? Whilst sipping a cup of coffee and taking 5 minutes from the chaos around, I found myself scrolling through the stories on Edsurge and one happened to catch my eye; online course beta testing. As I read through the article, at first I was thinking [...]

By |March 2nd, 2017|edtech, education|0 Comments

EdTech Conferences – The Who Why What?

EdTech Conferences - Where do we start? It always comes to January and we have that decision to make about which edtech conferences we will be attending or even sponsoring, or exhibiting at that year. It's a minefield! The options go on forever and around the globe, too. Now, we would love to attend all [...]

By |February 15th, 2017|edtech, News|0 Comments

CEO Soapbox Episode 3 – We’re Data Rich But Information Poor

Continuing the CEO Soapbox from last year (hopefully we'll hit more than two a year in 2017... resolutions etc.) here I am with today's piece: We're Data Rich But Information Poor... The understanding of Student Data I spoke last year at the future of education conference in London about data and specifically in education with regards to ensuring [...]

By |January 9th, 2017|CEO Soapbox|0 Comments

How to Track Active Learning in your LMS?

How do you track students' active learning in your LMS?  To find the answer, one would normally look at the data that we have for that student; how long they spent in the LMS etc. but one thing we can't be certain of with this, is, are the students actively learning, or even there? Does [...]

By |January 5th, 2017|edtech, Product|0 Comments

Student Success – What is the Key to Determining this?

What Determines Student Success?  This is something that is obviously discussed quite a bit, and for obvious reasons. You find the key to understanding student success and you're set. Being able to say, "I know exactly what will ensure your passing" would be the thing of dreams and it's something that every school, college, [...]

By |September 14th, 2016|edtech, News|0 Comments