Announcing the Apereo Analytics Initiative
Feb. 13, 2014 - PRLog -- The Apereo Foundation is pleased to announce the Apereo Learning analytics initiative. The aims of the initiative are to accelerate the operationalization of Learning Analytics software and frameworks, support the validation of analytics pilots across institutions, and working together so as to avoid duplication.
The initiative is supported by Marist College a founding partner of the Society of Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR), and the Focus Group Learning Analytics at the University of Amsterdam.
Within the Apereo community Marist College has released the Open Academic Analytics initiative (OAAI), a proven open-source academic early alert system - https://confluence.sakaiproject.org/
If you are interested in working towards a community sourced analytics infrastructure, incubating software, sharing requirements, cross validating analytics pilots, while working in a wider community of interest then please contact Alan Berg, Community Officer for the Apereo Learning Analytics Initiative (contact details below.)
A mailing list to support discussion of analytics across Apereo projects has been established -firstname.lastname@example.org. You can subscribe by sending a message to analytics+subscribe@
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