Using Data to improve Teaching & Learning Stephanie DelaneySeattle Central Community College
What is Data Analytics? Learning analytics is the measurement,collection, analysis and reporting of data about learners and their contexts, for purposes ofunderstanding and optimizing learning and the environments in which it occurs.
What are 2 things you’d like to improve in your classroom?
How can an ordinary teacher use Learning Analytics?
3 Things to Read• Bienkowski, M., Feng, M. & Means, B., Enhancing Teaching and Learning Through Educational Data Mining and Learning Analytics: An Issue Brief, http://evidenceframework.org/wp- content/uploads/2012/04/EDM-LA-Brief- Draft_4_10_12c.pdf• Ferguson, R., The State of Learning Analytics in 2012: A Review and Future Challenges, http://kmi.open.ac.uk/publications/pdf/kmi-12-01.pdf• Van Barneveld, A., Arnold, K.E., Campbell, J. P., Analytics in Higher Education: Establishing a Common Language, http://net.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/ELI3026.pdf
References• Carnegie Mellon Open Learning Initiative - http://oli.web.cmu.edu/openlearning/index.p hp