Learning Analytics 2012 Daily Newsletter
February 21, 2012
Week 5: Ethics and Privacy in Learning Analytics
The readings and intro for week 5 can be accessed here: http://lak12.wikispaces.com/Week5_Privacy_Ethics
Please note as well, Erik Duval will be our guest presenter TODAY: at 1 pm Mountain time (http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?iso=20120221T13&p1=80
to different timezones). The session will be held here in Blackboard Collaborate: https://sas.elluminate.com/m.jnlp?sid=2008104&password=M.13942243B0B58B854EE5D590716D09
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Participants' Blog Posts
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#LAK12 Do Computer Scientists Do Science?
Nancy, Libraries and Analytics
Dragan Gasevic's presentation about evidence-based semantic web shows that the software engineering field is beginning to adopt the paradigm of evidence-based practice (EBP) which has already been increasingly adopted in medicine, nursing, education, social work, and other human services fields. In the evidence-based paradigm (and it indeed is a paradigm shift, especially for the medical field that birthed it), the randomized controlled trial is considered to be the study type offering .... [Link]
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 14:38:00 +0000
Web 3.0 – a story about the semantic web #LAK12
Bless you Kate Ray. Having felt pretty despondent about my ability to understand the tangled mess that is (apparently) the semantic web, she hits us with this great little video clip that makes it much clearer. The problem is that … Continue reading → [Link]
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 15:14:37 +0000
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Contributions to the LAK 12 Diigo Group.
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: Talking about ethics and privacy in #lak12
session today. Not sure I'm the right person for the topic ;-) YOUR input and questions welcome! 2012-02-21T12:39:39Z@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network)
tweeted: RT @criticallearner
: gd article 2 get wise 2 the "whys" of motivation & drivers 4 observed behaviors http://t.co/bWKNsnYX #lrnchat