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” Via The Atlantic : “Why Many College Dropouts Are Returning to School in North Carolina.” This Edsurge article – “ OER is Growing at Religious Colleges , But Raises Unique Challenges” – strikes me as a little weird, considering the long relationship between open education (the conference, at the very least) and former BYU professor David Wiley. More PR from Techcrunch : “ Nintendo is bringing Labo kits to elementary schools.”

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Via The New York Times : “ New York to Shorten Standardized Tests in Elementary and Middle Schools.” But for others – especially lower-performing students – taking online courses was associated with higher dropout rates and lower grades, both at the time the course was taken and in future semesters, when compared to students who took classes in person.” ” “​ OER Researchers Don’t Disaggregate Data on Diverse Students.