Tags data analytics

Edtech purchasing a guessing game for schools, but new data could help

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

Schools spend billions on edtech each year, often to little effect. Through data-sharing, the EdTech Genome Project aims to change that.

Seven school districts test in-bus tablets for drivers

by Betsy Foresman • 6 months ago

The tablets are to provide bus drivers an interface for managing data, bus routes and payroll information, replacing legacy paper-based systems.

District data can help teachers 'work smarter, not harder'

by Jake Williams • 7 months ago

At Aldine ISD in Texas, the technology director says schools need to use data to improve services for both students and teachers alike.

Data-analytics boot camp for adult learners heads to Butler U.

by Colin Wood • 7 months ago

The Indianapolis-based university targets professionals already in the workforce seeking new skills and career advancement.

Database of 7 million syllabi pulls back the curtain on higher ed

by Katya Schwenk • 7 months ago

Course data from 2,500 universities is revealing the most-taught literature and other trends in a revamped tool made at Columbia University.

CoSN names top resources for personalized learning

by Betsy Foresman • 8 months ago

Adaptive technologies backed by data analytics and blended learning were named among the top tools helping educators to improve outcomes for students.

How AI tools are changing the need to build more elasticity in enterprise data storage

by EdScoop Staff • 10 months ago

Artificial intelligence gives higher education institutions better insights into their data, if infrastructure supports the levels of compute needed.

Predictive analytics tools are boosting graduation rates and ROI, say university officials

by Wyatt Kash • 12 months ago

University leaders at SXSW EDU 2019 say they're now able to spot anomalies and intervene to help struggling students sooner.

University retention is falling, but data interventions can help

by Andrew Geant • 1 year ago

Commentary: Andrew Geant, co-founder and CEO of online tutoring company Wyzant, shows how technology can help schools support students proactively.