Kathleen's Chronicles

Kathleen Murphy

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#LAK12 Week 3
Kathleen Murphy, Kathleen's Chronicles, Feb 15, 2012
I just watched a video on Knewton's Adaptive learning system. As a mother of two children with different learning styles, I am attracted to this concept. I worry about child #2 if she is not challenged enough especially since our district doesn't offer a gifted program. I worry about child #1 who shows no interest in school work but boy does he like video games. Knewton distinguishes itself based on "personalized" learning but how is social learning accommodated? Knewton mentioned ... 2012-02-10T19:17:00.000-08:00 [Comment]

#LAK12 Week 2
Kathleen Murphy, Kathleen's Chronicles, Feb 15, 2012
This week's #lak12 readings have also prompted me to ask who is using analytics on my campus? What is the maturity capability? I can appreciate the advanced skills needed of a data scientist but I think decisions are often made locally which means that the tools need to be accessible and easy to use in order for adoption to grow. 2012-01-31T08:45:00.000-08:00 [Comment]

Kathleen Murphy, Kathleen's Chronicles, Feb 15, 2012
My initial blog was not captured in the #lak12 course daily. I hope this second attempt is more successful. Also my tweet from 1/27 was attributed to @wilkoffnetwork. I suspect there is something wrong with twitter collection and reporting. 2012-01-30T09:20:00.000-08:00 [Comment]

#LAK12 Week 1
Kathleen Murphy, Kathleen's Chronicles, Feb 15, 2012
This week marks the start of my participation with the open, online Learning Analytics and Knowledge 2012 course. Since I work in IT at the University of Buffalo and I am interested in student success, learning analytics may be an area that that bridges both my interests. I am an online course neophyte. I am excited by this prospect. This course also gives me an excuse to experiment with different social media tools. 2012-01-26T20:20:00.000-08:00 [Comment]

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