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Ed Foster

Ed Foster

With: Nottingham Trent University

Role: Student Engagement Manager

Ed Foster is the student engagement manager in the Centre for Academic Development & Quality at Nottingham Trent University. He is the project lead for the student dashboard and the ABLE Erasmus+ Project. His research interests are student transition, engagement and retention. NTU use the DTP Solutionpath StREAM tool to power the Dashboard.

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Giving students power over their learning data

Universities are investing time and money in creating learning analytics systems, but Ed Foster of Nottingham Trent Universities says these systems are only as good to the support given to staff and students who use them.