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What Is 'Personalized Learning'? Educators Seek Clarity

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:28am
Education technology advocates, philanthropies, and others are trying to create a clearer definition of what qualifies as "personalized learning," one of the most popular terms in education today.
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Push for 'Learner Profiles' Stymied by Barriers

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:28am
The goal is to generate a comprehensive digital portrait of the strengths, weaknesses, and preferences of each student, to provide him or her with customized academic content.
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Personalized Learning Pits Data Innovators Against Privacy Advocates

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:28am
One of the biggest tensions emerging around the growth of personalized learning centers on questions about how to use and protect sensitive student information.
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District's Ambitious Personalized Learning Effort Shows Progress

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:28am
A South Carolina school district hopes to replicate the initial success at a middle school, where test scores, student engagement, and teacher attendance have improved.
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Adaptive Testing Shaping Instruction

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:28am
In some districts, the uses of adaptive testing extend beyond assessment, as teachers use test results to modify lessons and stage interventions for students of different abilities.
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Educators Evaluate Array of Formative Testing Products

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 10:30am
Many schools' personalized learning efforts hinge on the use of formative assessment tools, including embedded online curriculum, adaptive-learning platforms, and stand-alone tests.
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3 Texas schools close due to Ebola concerns

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 9:04am
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Schools superintendent debate held in Riverton

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 9:04am
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Study: Alabama K-12 cuts deepest

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 9:04am
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