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Learning Analytics 2012 Daily Newsletter

February 24, 2012

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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Profiling risky clients #LAK12
sharonslade, odlsharonslade
I must admit that I found Leslie Scism and Mark Maremont’s paper on the approaches used by insurance companies to assess health risk to be quite shocking. Although much of the #LAK12 mooc has focused on the accumulation and exploitation of observed … Continue reading → [Link] Thu, 23 Feb 2012 21:33:34 +0000 [Comment]

Efecto Hawthorne y analítica del aprendizaje
Bianka Hajdu, Vapor de hojalata
En la última sesión en vivo del curso sobre analítica del aprendizaje, alguien mencionó el Efecto Hawthorne. Éste consiste, grosso modo, en que las personas, si nos sabemos observadas, inevitablemente modificamos nuestro comportamiento. Somos así de sociales, en cuanto aparece otro, reaccionamos. El Efecto Hawthorne se llama así a raíz de un experimento de los [...] [Link] Thu, 23 Feb 2012 16:20:54 +0000 [Comment]

MOOCs and AI-Stanford Course: Examples of Connectivism and Cognitive-behaviourism Respectively.
Osvaldo, osvaldo rodriguez
In a recent paper Anderson and Dron (2011) describe three generations of distance education (DE) pedagogy: cognitive-behaviorist, social constructivist, and connectivist.They conclude:That all three current and future generations of DE pedagogy have an important place in a well-rounded educational experience.To a large extent, the generations have evolved in tandem with the technologiesall three models are very much in existence today. For each of these models of DE pedagogy they outlined a .... [Link] 2012-02-23T01:30:00.000-02:00 [Comment]

New Discussion Threads

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Diigo Posts

Contributions to the LAK 12 Diigo Group.

IBM Looks To Start-Ups For Help With Analytics Revolution - Venture Capital Dispatch - WSJ
Diijo, Best content in LAK2012 | Diigo - Groups


Tags: analytics, bigdata

by: gsiemens

[Link] Thu, 23 Feb 2012 17:12:58 -0000 [Comment]

Big Data's Impact in the World - NYTimes.com
Diijo, Best content in LAK2012 | Diigo - Groups

Tags: bigdata, analytics

by: gsiemens

[Link] Thu, 23 Feb 2012 18:40:34 -0000 [Comment]

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 @LAKconf: #LAK12 #LearningAnalytics conference: early bird registration extension to Feb 29 - hurry hurry! :-) http://t.co/MECHJpue 2012-02-23T20:33:47Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: RT @LAKconf: #LAK12 #LearningAnalytics conference: early bird registration extension to Feb 29 - hurry hurry! :-) http://t.co/RiwajJsC 2012-02-23T20:29:38Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: @tjoosten this is a pretty good list of people to follow - http://t.co/JkfCq6Oh - hope it helps! 2012-02-23T20:08:15Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: #LAK12 Wkshp Feb 26 deadline: Connecting Levels and Methods of Analysis in Networked Learning Communities http://t.co/WtkO9XFh 2012-02-23T22:33:44Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: #LAK12 Workshops - an amazing day to meet the key players around focal interests! http://t.co/bPzbfUKl 2012-02-23T20:36:43Z

@wilkoffnetwork (Ben Wilkoff Network) tweeted: @kimberlyarnold Do you mean BIGDATA or a there is a prolem with your data that is big? #LAK12 #learninganalytics 2012-02-23T16:55:35Z