Archive for February, 2011

February 18, 2011

I Like Concept Maps

Over a decade ago, I first started creating concept maps for learning purposes. To this day, concept maps can be used for many issues.  Having a bad day? Concept map it!  Not sure of your next career move? Concept map it! No idea what to make for dinner? Concept map it!

What is a Concept Map?  A diagram showing connections between ideas/thoughts/themes/ingredients. 

Thanks to George Siemens from ELearnSpace for providing this nice Learning Analytics Concept Map.

February 10, 2011

What is Learning Analytics?

Learning Analytics is the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of data about learners and their contexts, for purposes of understanding and optimising learning and the environments in which it occurs. 

Defintion from