Big data is offering us the opportunity to look at things we could only guess at before. This allows us to look at things from new angles, study them in ways that were impossible just a few years ago and get new insights that we didn’t even know where out there. In this way it is changing almost every industry it’s touching, like healthcare, logistics and – yes – education.
The thing about education is that because it’s quite a conservative industry, many of the changes are still on the horizon. That means that we’re going to see some dramatic changes over the next few years that will transform the industry dramatically. Here we’re going to explore some of those changes and ramifications so that you can see which way the tide is flowing. That will let you make informed decisions and stay ahead of the curve.
It allows us to recognize problems earlier
In traditional teaching atmospheres, children could often struggle in silence for months before the problem really manifested. By that time, they were often so far behind that it made it incredibly difficult for the student to catch up again. It would often take serious help from the teachers, the …