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Learning Analytics 2012 Daily Newsletter

February 6, 2012

Week 3: Cases and Examples

Welcome to week 3 of LAK12!

The readings for this week are now available: http://lak12.wikispaces.com/Week3_Cases_Examples

Facilitator Posts

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Participants' Blog Posts

This is a list of the blog posts mentioning the LAK12 keyword or tag harvested from the list of blogs submitted by participants.
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Academic vs learning analytics and the point of trust
Bianka Hajdu, Vapor de hojalata
Second week in LAK12 was slightly less intense for me than the first. It might be because I didn’t attend neighter of the live sessions which are, I think, emotionally the most significant activities of the course. I was happy to receive clarifications about the difference between academic and learning analytics in comments. It helped [...] [Link] Sun, 05 Feb 2012 19:05:19 +0000 [Comment]

Learning analytics techniques
LifeLongStudent, Lifelong Learning
This week is the first week of a new distance learning course at my university, the first time I’ve tutored it, and the first university course for most of the twenty or so students in my tutor group.  So I’d like to check that they have started, have got their software to work, know their [...] [Link] Sun, 05 Feb 2012 11:16:42 +0000 [Comment]

Week 2 of LAK12: defining analytics
Bianka Hajdu, Vapor de hojalata
Second week in LAK12 was slightly less intense for me than the first. It might be because I didn’t attend neighter of the life sessions which are, I think, emotionally the most significant activities of the course. I was happy to receive clarifications about the difference between academic and learning analytics in comments. It helped [...] [Link] Sun, 05 Feb 2012 19:05:19 +0000 [Comment]

Data careers #LAK12
sharonslade, odlsharonslade
Listening to John Rauser from Amazon talking on youtube about working with big data http://www.youtube.com/user/OreillyMedia#p/c/68/0tuEEnL61HM as part of the #LAK12 mooc. Oh, the pure pleasure of seeing simultaneous equations in action – I haven’t had such a stir of excitement … Continue reading → [Link] Sun, 05 Feb 2012 16:41:11 +0000 [Comment]

Penetrating the fog #LAK12
sharonslade, odlsharonslade
I really enjoyed this paper which summed up many of the current concerns about higher education in a time of increasing external pressures and the need to somehow provide an improved, more efficient (and more appropriate) service to students. The … Continue reading → [Link] Sun, 05 Feb 2012 12:58:11 +0000 [Comment]

Desde el principio
veronica, de chiripa
Durante el 2011 tuve a mi cargo un curso en Formación Docente. Se trataba del último año de un total de cuatro y entre otras propuestas mis estudiantes llevaban adelantes sus blogs personales donde posteaban sus reflexiones y algunas tareas propuestas. Por supuesto que entre las consignas se buscó la interacción entre pares y contribuir … Read  [Link] Sun, 05 Feb 2012 01:10:38 +0000 [Comment]

New Discussion Threads

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Comments

These are individual comments posted today to the discussion threads (for new discussion threads, see the list above).

Deyanira Sequeira, Re: Rastros significativos de aprendizaje, Estoy mirando el Horizon Report 2012 y aparecen ....
Laurence Cuffe, Re: Big data, I think there is an issue of digital voice ....
Laurence Cuffe, Re: Miners or analysts: What's in a Name?, There seem to be degrees of graduation here ....
Fernando Tellez, Re: Miners or analysts: What's in a Name?, Hola Bianka, yo creo que la diferencia entre ....

Diigo Posts

Contributions to the LAK 12 Diigo Group.

Twitter Posts

If you use the LAK12 tag on Twitter, your Twitter posts will be collected and listed here (note that harvesting only started Friday morning).

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: RT @LisaAGoldstein: I really like the white board animations in this video: http://t.co/RHNSeNRj Does anyone know how I can make those to add to my e-learning? 2012-02-06T06:24:51Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: Learning Analytics and Knowledge 2012 http://t.co/8m9FKX1h #Education #elearning #analytics 2012-02-06T10:42:46Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: Signed up for Learning Analytics and Knowledge 2012 #lak12 Syllabus --> http://t.co/N8vL8r18 2012-02-05T23:49:09Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: RT @gsiemens: RT @SocialGardens: Signed up for Learning Analytics and Knowledge 2012 #lak12 Syllabus --> http://t.co/xrJghIkT 2012-02-05T23:55:17Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: MT @rayschroeder 'Altmetrics' changes how we track impact ed research & pub #edtech #elearning #lak12 #analytics 12 http://t.co/vSEs0ksp 2012-02-05T12:38:32Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: #Change11 #CCK12 #LAK12 Facebook or Twitter | @scoopit via @suifaijohnmak#mooc12 http://t.co/RfqdU8oQ 2012-02-05T11:20:33Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: Shiny Badges Everywhere. http://t.co/B6kmBVrx #LAK12 #communities #bigdata #analytics #Dayjob #insight 2012-02-05T08:24:28Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: Lake Elsinore DUI Patrols for Superbowl Sunday, Riverside County, CA... http://t.co/RaY4waD7 2012-02-04T04:05:00Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: Looking forward to attending! RT @shaned07: @jscarantino #lak12 hope you can make it 2012-02-03T13:33:55Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: MIT Building Free Open Source Online Course Platform http://t.co/hphwLJJx @myen, #mooc, #change11, #LAK12, #OER, #OEP, 2012-02-03T21:05:03Z