Timely to my current research, this report providing a very interesting overview on how to better understand and use learning analytics to improve teaching and learning.
Topics covered incude
- Personalized Learning Scenarios
- Data Use in Adaptive Learning Systems
- Implementation Challenges and Consideration
The report concludes by stating
Open source tools for adaptive learning systems, commercial offerings, and increased understanding of what data reveal are leading to fundamental shifts in teaching and learning systems. As content moves online and mobile devices for interacting with content enable teaching to be always on, educational data mining and learning analytics will enable learning to be always assessed. Educators at all levels will benefit from understanding the possibilities of the developments described in the use of big data herein.