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Digital education policy: big data, visualization and real-time analytics

Ben Williamson Digital technologies facilitate the generation, calculation and circulation of the data required to govern education. Seemingly objective statistical data are now being integrated into much educational policymaking, with schools and classrooms configured as ‘data platforms’ linked to vast … Continue reading

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Digital knowledge infrastructures in education

Richard Edwards In the book A Vast Machine, Paul Edwards refers to knowledge infrastructures as the “robust networks of people, artifacts, and institutions that generate, share and maintain specific knowledge about the human and natural worlds”. In another report, knowledge … Continue reading

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