Precis: Learning Analytics in CSCL (Leeuwen, Erkens, & Brekelmans, 2014)

This is an installment in a series of summaries of journal articles that I have been reading. Van Leeuwen, A., Janssen, J., Erkens, G., & Brekelmans, M. (2014). Supporting teachers in guiding collaborating students: Effects of learning analytics in CSCL. Computer & Education, 79, 28–39. Computer-supported collaborative learning (CSCL) generates a lot of data through …

AACTE Honors Michigan State University with Innovative Use of Technology Award

(Feb. 18, 2013, Washington, D.C.) – The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) will present its 2013 Best Practice Award for the Innovative Use of Technology to the Michigan State University (MSU) College of Education. The award, which honors programs that incorporate innovation beyond meeting national or state standards for program-wide educational technology integration, recognizes the …