The Global Search for Education: would small data mean big change?

Would Small Data Mean Big Change?

“We must be mindful of potential drawbacks of big data, especially those related to data privacy and research ethics. When big data is used to determine children’s educational pathways and thereby their future, or influence teachers’ careers in education, we have crossed the line of appropriate use of big data in education.” — Pasi Sahlberg …

Scootle Filters

Scootle Filters

This article was originally published in the Term 1, 2016 edition of the SCIS Connections journal. Due to recent updates to the functionality of the Scootle website, parts of this article have been adapted to reflect these changes. Scootle users often tell us, ‘I know there are great resources in Scootle, but when I search …

Connect with Maths Day

Friday, March 18 is Connect with Maths Day. Hosted by the Australian Association of Mathematics (AAMT), the Connect with Maths Day features 24 professional learning sessions beamed from the Victorian Space Science Centre. If you’re in the area, you can register to visit the Centre and experience the sessions live; or jump online and access …