A New Social Science? Statistics Outgrowing Other STEM Fields

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a statistical-services company based in Rockville, Maryland. “It’s Across the country, universities and colleges are dedicating new resources so their respective statistics departments can expand to meet this growing demand.”. Statistics Outgrows All Other STEM Fields From 2010-2013.

STEM 102

Truth, truthiness, triangulation and the librarian way: A news literacy toolkit for a “post-truth” world

NeverEndingSearch

The Verification Handbooks are a wonderful lens into this complicated process.). Meet CORA (the Community of Online Research Assignments). We were guaranteed a free press, We were not guaranteed a neutral or a true press.

The Consensus Around “Open”

iterating toward openness

The Open Data Handbook defines open data as: Open data is data that can be freely used, re-used and redistributed by anyone – subject only, at most, to the requirement to attribute and sharealike. The Open Source Initiative defines open source as software licensed in a way that meets ten criteria. Members of the open community immediately recognize such behavior and call it out as openwashing : “to spin a product or company as open, although it is not.”

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Migrating to Cloud-Based Online Tool Suites Is a No-Brainer for School Districts

The 21st Century Principal

Our district''s use of Google Docs has meant using the online tools to share things like meeting agendas, schedules, and address lists. Also, it has meant being able to collaborate online in the creation of other documents like school improvement plans and handbooks. However, if the truth be known, companies like Google have much better resources for maintaining the security of data than school districts.

The Histories of Personalized Learning

Hack Education

How much of “personalized learning” as imagined and built and sold by tech companies is precisely this: metrics, marketing, conversion rates, customer satisfaction? He debuted it at the 1924 American Psychological Association meeting.

10Q: David White

Learning with 'e's

In the course of these meetings, I met a lot of young officials. Do you know of any companies that can claim such longevity or successful market development? Language learning begs for interactive handbooks.