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Perry Samson

Arthur F. Thurnau Professor at the University of Michigan College of Engineering and School of Information, USA

Biography
Perry Samson is an Arthur F. Thurnau Professor at the University of Michigan College of Engineering and School of Information.  His unique teaching style has been cited by the New York Times and he has been named “Professor of the Year” in the State of Michigan.

As an entrepreneur, he is a co-founder of The Weather Underground, LectureTools and the WILD Learning System. He serves as Senior Vice President for Teaching Innovation for Echo360 Inc.

My Sessions

How To Forecast Exam Scores Based On Student Behaviors In Class

Yellow Room

Abstract Early warning systems often rely on a combination of student background data and outcomes from exams and quizzes. But it is possible that waiting until after a student does poorly on an exam is too late. This research focuses on exploring whether student behavior data gleaned from the LMS and other classroom digital technology […]

Innovation in Learning and Teaching
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