Lumilo is a pair of mixed-reality smart glasses that provides teachers with continuous, real-time feedback about their students’ learning, metacognition, and behavior, informing them on the potential effects of their teaching.
Teachers typically listen to young children read aloud individually to assess their early literacy skills, but a new onlinereading assessment by NWEA aims to modernize this process by having students read text aloud from a computer screen or tablet and speak into a microphone to record their voices.
Often assessment is done via paper tests—despite the growing use of predictive analytics in schools. Lexplore has devised a dyslexia screening tool that pairs eye-tracking cameras with artificial intelligence (AI) and algorithms.
We are counting down the last few days of 2017, expectant of what is to come in the New Year. From all of us and our guest authors, we would like to wish you a successful and exciting New Year. We will see you on the other side.