Student data derived from multiple sources can feed a rich repository for cognitive systems delivering actionable insight to teachers that helps them personalize education. But the sensitivities around data privacy can challenge this objective. Discover how an understanding of student data
This week's guest is Will Wyatt, Director of Business Intelligence Computing Services at Abilene Christian University. He talks with Susan Bearden and Lucy Gray about data and analytics use cases for education, including empowering faculty self-reporting and helping students with institutional data.
This week’s guest, Nitesh Chawla, professor at the University of Notre Dame and founder of Aunalytics, chats with Rob Dolan, an IBM subject-matter expert who supports the Government sector. Topics to be discussed include personalized education, big data utilization and the future of education.
As more industries take advantage of the Internet of Things (IoT), higher education risks being left behind. However, integrating educational institutions and processes into the IoT offers new learning opportunities for students and more efficient management methods for school administrators.
The power of data and analytics can be successfully applied against the many issues that confront educational institutions—but how do you begin to use this power effectively? One sure way is to concentrate on a strategic mission objective and then use data and analytics to measure and monitor
This week’s guests—Jeffrey Alderson, Vi Bergquist and Susan Bearden—chat with Robert Dolan, an IBM subject-matter expert who supports the Government and Education sectors. Topics to be discussed include big data, education and privacy considerations.
The Internet and our social feeds are full of blogs, news and articles on the strides that the public sector is making with big data and analytics. This Public Sector News series skims the wires and pulls out the most interesting articles that give us fodder for thought and debate.
Higher education learning environments can have a diverse mix of student generations, and both advanced technology and nontraditional approaches can be used for homework, instruction and research. Consider the transformative effects on education that are possible when big data and analytics are
Can technology help stem the rise in college drop-out rates? Colleges and universities are leveraging advanced analytics to aggregate and analyze student data to identify at-risk students and intervene constructively with personalized assistance.
Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and Kenneth Cukier famously declared that "big data is a revolution that will transform how we live, work and think." Here are some of those revolutions from this week in the public sector.