Data Use, Technology, and Educational Leadership

How Root Cause Analysis can energize school data use

At the beginning of the summer, I attended for the second time Harvard’s Strategic Data Project annual convening. Even now, the experience continues to stand out in my thoughts as … Continue reading

July 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Suggestions for dog names?

We’re hoping to adopt this little guy tomorrow. We’re told he has potential as a therapy dog and will be 30 lbs. as an adult. What are your suggestions for … Continue reading

February 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Why I Left Silicon Valley, EdTech, and “Personalized” Learning

Originally posted on InspirED:
I started this blog five years ago now. I can’t believe it’s been that long. It’s taken me from Chicago to San Francisco and back. But…

January 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Effects of Data System Use on Student Achievement

Here is Jeff Wayman’s post about our recent AERA Open journal article. I really liked working on this piece. Partly because there isn’t much research that actually uses teacher use logs … Continue reading

January 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Zen Meditation at Boston College

Pleased to announce that Boston College now has a Zen Meditation group! This semester, we’re meeting at 1 PM on Wednesdays. It is led by Alan Richardson, a fellow professor … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

#EdTech for Reviewing Class Content

Came across this list of tech resources for reviewing class content. Although I teach graduate students, I find that they also benefit from a little review and reflection. These look … Continue reading

November 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Academia, Love Me Back

Originally posted on TIFFANY MARTÍNEZ:
My name is Tiffany Martínez. As a McNair Fellow and student scholar, I’ve presented at national conferences in San Francisco, San Diego, and Miami.…

October 28, 2016 · 1 Comment