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
Visionary institutions have already realized the possibilities of advancing educational opportunities with new technologies. The rapid digitization of the education industry and the emergence of cognitive systems are happening in parallel.
Analytics aren't just for measuring performance; they can also help shape efficient educational institution infrastructures. This involves using predictive analytics to ensure maximum efficiency in the classroom, and if executed properly, the rewards are huge.
Big data analytics arguably has a revolutionary impact on business and commerce across a wide range of industries. But what about education? Discover three innovative ways in which big data analytics is being applied to student recruitment in institutions of higher learning and helping enhance
When looking for course-changing insight, connecting the dots of information can range from meticulous exercises to bursts of inspiration. However this wow-factor insight may be derived, it can take organizations and industries on a new trajectory characterizing the dawn of an era in which
Weather, terrain and access challenges can be especially damaging to forestry environments. Check out how the University of Washington, Seattle’s College of the Environment, in collaboration with the Washington State Department of Natural Resources, applied advanced analytics to forestry management
Welcome to the second Public Sector Watch at IBM Insight 2015, where we debate data and analytics issues affecting government, education and healthcare. The Watch was in Las Vegas for the premier data and analytics conference, IBM Insight 2015. Topics discussed include the similarities between
This video provides a high-level overview of how primary and secondary education institutes rely on business analytics to get a complete view of how the school is performing and identify students at risk of failing out to ensure a high level of retention.
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.
Students fall behind in their educations for any of a number of reasons, but Dr. Komminist Weldemariam is out to find out exactly what those reasons are. By doing so, he and his team hope to help schools and students everywhere ensure that no student falls through the cracks.
The insight economy was doing better than ever at IBM Insight 2015, where influencers and innovators from a wide range of industries met to swap ideas and share insights. But the presentations and sessions were only a beginning. Those who walked the floors at Insight were treated to incisive and