Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation grant program in an article called The Great Adaptive Learning Experiment.
Included is an interview with Julie Stiak, associate dean of instruction and community development at Rio Salado College.
Rio Salado College is one of the 14 schools chosen by the Foundation to develop adaptive learning courses. Rio's first pilot program launched in January with two online writing courses that are being developed in collaboration with Pearson.
What is adaptive learning? In a nutshell, it’s a high-tech way of
collecting and processing data that will help instructors determine what
students know, how they learn and how to customize coursework that
meets their unique needs.
Learn more in the April issue of CT Magazine.