Using adaptive learning to personalize learning experiences

Neo LMS

A version of this post was originally published on August 13, 2020, in Open Access Government. When this happens, the student has the highest chances of understanding the concepts being taught and later remember what they learned. How adaptive learning works. E-learning

An overview of adaptive learning

Linways Technologies

4 features of Linways LMS that make it perfect for nurturing adaptive learning. Adaptive learning or adaptive teaching is essentially a teaching mechanism. Adaptive learning is about making learning personal. Teaching and learning.

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Lexia PowerUp Literacy Wins Best Personalized/Adaptive Learning Tool

eSchool News

For the second time in two months, Lexia Learning, a Rosetta Stone company (NYSE: RST) has had two of its literacy programs recognized as standouts in a prominent edtech award program. A complete list of winners of the 2020 Tech Edvocate Awards can be found here.

Pearson Bets on Adaptive Learning (Again) With $25M Acquisition of Smart Sparrow

Edsurge

Smart Sparrow , which provides course-authoring tools for faculty and instructional designers to build adaptive courseware, has found a new home in a much bigger nest. In recent years, Dror-Naim says his team has been building the next iteration of its adaptive course-creation tool.

NoRedInk: Meeting Grade Level Writing Skills During Challenging Times

EmergingEdTech

Adaptive Learning _ Miscellaneous Tools and TopicsAnita De La Isla and the Director of Language And Literacy at Coppell Independent School District in Coppell, Texas. CISD uses NoRedInk, an online writing platform designed to build strong.

It’s 2020: Have Digital Learning Innovations Trends Changed?

Edsurge

In early 2017, organizations that have focused on digital learning came together to better leverage their strengths and capacities for a common goal: improving student success. Delivering these models to a differentiated population of educators and learners requires an adaptive approach.

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A New Way to Judge Ed-Tech Products: ‘Learner Variability’

Marketplace K-12

A new product certification created by Digital Promise gives companies the chance to prove that their product design features, tools, and support can be adapted to meet students' myriad needs.

A Pedagogical Framework for Managing Face-to-Face and Remote Learners at the Same Time

A Principal's Reflections

Now don't get me wrong as this has been incredibly fulfilling and a great learning experience for me. However, you just can't replace face-to-face professional learning, in my opinion. Or you can plan for some sort of cooperative learning using virtual breakout rooms.

Moving to a Hybrid Learning Model

A Principal's Reflections

We don’t know for sure what education will look like in the future, but one thing is for sure, and that is the need to adapt and evolve. The pandemic shuttered schools across the globe, and lessons, some of which were very hard, were learned.

4 Tips for teachers to make the most of edtech

Neo LMS

Let’s face it: not all edtech is created equal, so they can’t all have a great impact on student learning and school outcomes. Plus, students need to learn how to use technology to reach their goals in the classroom and beyond. How easy it is to learn how to use it?

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High-Agency in the Remote and Hybrid Classroom

A Principal's Reflections

To achieve this goal, we must first examine the foundational elements that lead to successful teaching and learning, whether the environment is remote or hybrid. With the foundation established last year, they were able to adapt to the current landscape quickly.

Educators Say Little New Academic Material Covered During Pandemic

Marketplace K-12

Schools presented a scant amount of new academic material during COVID-19, according to a survey of educators, who nonetheless see a need for more technology-infused learning going forward. Marketplace K-12 COVID-19 Online / Virtual Learning Personalized / Adaptive Learning

ACT Rolls Its Recent Acquisitions Into a New, Integrated Learning Platform

Marketplace K-12

COVID-19 accelerated the rollout of Mosaic by ACT, which is being billed by the company as a comprehensive, adaptive learning solution weaving together assessments, curriculum, and social-emotional learning.

How an LMS can support a school’s edtech strategy

Neo LMS

A version of this post was origianlly published on April 14, 2020, on FE News. Poor student data management makes it harder for educators to form a complete picture of each student’s learning progress and provide timely and personalized recommendations to boost student achievement.

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Google Accessibility Tools to Reach ALL Learners – SULS049

Shake Up Learning

The post Google Accessibility Tools to Reach ALL Learners – SULS049 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Accessibility is and should be a huge topic of discussion across multiple industries but especially in learning. Join our FREE Shake Up Learning Facebook group.

How an LMS can help teachers keep older students engaged

Neo LMS

A version of this post was originally published on February 4, 2020, in Open Access Government. The use of edtech tools such as learning management systems (LMS) can help teachers to improve the design and delivery of instruction, as well as to assess student progress.

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Guest Post: Raising Expectations and Addressing Inequities in Edtech

Digital Promise

These programs also collect data on students to provide “individualized” instruction through machine learning. Explore the Edtech Marketplace Today blog series to hear other voices from the field share important perspectives on challenges and strategies around technology use for learning.

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ACT Takes Stock Under Direction of New CEO Janet Godwin

Marketplace K-12

Marketplace K-12 Assessments / Testing Business Strategy Career / College Readiness COVID-19 Investment / Venture Capital Mergers and Acquisitions Open Educational Resources (OER) Personalized / Adaptive Learning

Remote Learning Teaching Tips

A Principal's Reflections

With little to no training or preparation, they have stepped up to keep learning going. A recent eSchool News article highlighted that most teachers don’t feel fully prepared for remote learning. In the end, there is no one right way to go about implementing any type of remote learning.

Top e-learning trends to keep an eye on in 2020

Neo LMS

If e-learning came to life as a method to augment face-to-face learning, it is now an approach to education that is bigger than the traditional method it was meant to support. Top e-learning trends to keep an eye on in 2020. Game-based learning. Immersive learning.

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Revisiting blended learning principles, with school plans in limbo

The Christensen Institute

For the better part of a decade, many schools have been implementing blended learning models that integrate online learning with brick-and-mortar instruction to rethink time, space, and staffing. Which learning activities are most important to do together?

Are there any ?deeper learning? virtual schools?

Dangerously Irrelevant

But I think all of the virtual schools that I’ve encountered still focus primarily on low-level learning, digitized and chunked into a digital adaptive learning system. Where new learning models will thrive. Learning is the formation of connections.

3 tips for a better student online learning experience

The Christensen Institute

The best option to try and continue student learning, it seems , is to move everything online. However, we see value in the consideration of these tips as schools and colleges continue iterating on their online learning best practices): 1. Help students own their learning.

Which is bigger?

Dangerously Irrelevant

On the second night of class, I had an awesome discussion with a couple of high school teachers about the perpetual issue of forcing students to learn math that they likely will never use again in their life. I started a new principal licensure cohort this spring.

McGraw Hill Acquires Kidaptive, an Adaptive and Personalized Learning Company

eSchool News

an adaptive learning platform company with industry-leading expertise in learning science, early learning, and data analytics worldwide. Smith, who joined the company in November 2020. McGraw Hill today announced that it has acquired Kidaptive, Inc.,

6 Ways in which an LMS is central to an effective e-learning strategy

Neo LMS

A version of this post was originally published on July 2, 2020, in Open Access Government. In the context of the pandemic, many schools and universities turned to virtual learning environments as the only way of ensuring some continuity of education during these times of crisis. Adapt.

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How an LMS can supports a school’s edtech strategy

Neo LMS

A version of this post was origianlly published on April 14, 2020, on FE News. Poor student data management makes it harder for educators to form a complete picture of each student’s learning progress and provide timely and personalized recommendations to boost student achievement.

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What 5 chatbots tell us about the future of HE

Neo LMS

They can also learn together with a friend… and that’s what Stanford University’s Quizbot is. Read more: For effective learning, teach students how to learn. For example, it can remind students of assignment deadlines, help them check their grades, or set learning goals.

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ISTE 2015: 6 Tech Trends on Education's Horizon, 2015–2020

EdTech Magazine

Frank Smith The influence of 3D printing, adaptive learning technologies and wearable technologies in the classroom is growing. Classroom Curriculum Digital Content Distance Learning Game-based Learning Leadership Management

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The order of the 4 Shifts Protocol is important

Dangerously Irrelevant

Note that the protocol begins with Deeper Thinking and Learning (Section A), followed by Authentic Work (Section B). We also can point to numerous examples of ‘technology for technology’s sake’ in which, again, student learning could be much more robust.

Pros and Cons of Using eLearning Software in Your Classroom

Educational Technology Guy

Technology allows you to teach and learn from any part of the world with Internet access and electricity. Sure, having specialized software for learning is great, but these will at least start you off on the right foot.

COVID-19 Is Accelerating the Digital Blending of Working and Learning

Edsurge

In the COVID-19 era, microcredentials can also be a solution to the need for “ learning continuity ”—providing waystations as students cycle in and out of educational experiences and work. Learning is increasingly happening in the workplace, or “ in the flow of work.”

Report: One of the Biggest Obstacles to Remote Learning? Finding a Quiet Place to Work

Edsurge

With school plans for the fall focused less on reopening and more on resuming remote learning, the mixed experience with online instruction from the spring offers many lessons for how district leaders can better prepare for this next go around.

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Revisiting Blended Learning Principles, With School Plans in Limbo

Edsurge

For the better part of a decade, many schools have been implementing blended learning models that integrate online learning with brick-and-mortar instruction to rethink time, space and staffing. Which learning activities are most important to do together?

A helpful list of teaching strategies for teachers to choose from.

Linways Technologies

Hi, as we have stated before countless times, Linways is here to improve the way the world is learning with the help of technology. Here’s a compact list of some of them which you can use to easily find the right pick, or learn about them deeply. Project-Based Learning.