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May 23, 2011 | Gerry Bayne
Brian E. C. Schottlaender has been University Librarian at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) since September 1999. Prior to joining UCSD, his twenty-plus year career in libraries included positions at the California Digital Library; UCLA; the University of Arizona; Indiana University;...
May 20, 2011 | Peggy Kurkowski
The EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) has issued a new brief for ELI members: Learning Analytics: The Coming Third Wave. The brief serves as a report on the first International Conference on Learning and Analytics Knowledge (LAK11) and summarizes the larger picture for LA, based on the papers and...
May 19, 2011 | Ashlan Sarff
Who is driving the influx of new technologies? How does this create a “mobile mind-set”? How is Stanford answering these questions? How can you galvanize your campus to go mobile? Tim Flood, senior technology consultant and program manager of the Stanford Mobile Program at Stanford University,...
May 19, 2011 | Jarret Cummings
Over the last few years, the federal government has invested over a half-billion dollars in the development of statewide longitudinal data systems (SLDSs). (To learn more, see the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) SLDS Grant Program page.) The key concept behind these systems is to...