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Big Impact with Big Data: Towards a New Research Design

This is part one of a two part series on my opening keynote of the Big Data Smart Technology Forum held at Tianjin University of Technology on October 13. I come to you today with a challenge. We have a problem in educational research and I hope we do not recreate inequities of the past…
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Educators Teaching Educators: #EDcampCT

  [caption id="attachment_2274" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] All images takes by Tyler Varsell. License not specified[/caption]   On Friday August 18th close to hundred teachers descended on the Ethel Walker school for a day of learning at #edcampct. For those who do not know edcamps started as an unconference where no vendorsd or proposal submissions. Instead learning…

Rethinking Assessment

To many in higher education they see problems as nails and testing as the only hammer in our kit. Yet we stand at a time where we can re-mediate assessment using new technologies and old definitions of what it means to learn. I serve on the Tech Fluency (TF) affinity group at Southern Connecticut State…