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Archive for November 28th, 2013

Reflection of the Day: Thanksgiving

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While I would usually be posting a “Quote of the Day” at this time, I thought that with it being Thanksgiving (at least as recognized in the U.S.), that it would be good to reflect a little about what I have to be thankful for, just as I encourage everyone to do: today and every day.

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November 28th, 2013 at 10:00 am

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An Open Letter to the International Educational Data Mining Society

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This morning I emailed Dr. Baker, the President of the International Educational Data Mining Society, the following open letter that encourages the society to rename itself to the International Educational Data Science Society, which I hope will spark dialogue within the educational data science/mining community.

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Written by Jacob Walker

November 28th, 2013 at 5:41 am