| December 10, 2012

Klout in the Classroom: A Valuable Grading Tool?

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  1. Posted April 3, 2013 at 9:27 am | Permalink
     

    surely klout is an important tool for grading

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    [...] upon these two articles on how klout is being used as a metric for hiring somebody as well as a metric for student grades. They were gut-wrenching and nauseating reads to say the least but I’m trying to wonder why? [...]

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    [...] upon these two articles on how klout is being used as a metric for hiring somebody as well as a metric for student grades. They were gut-wrenching and nauseating reads to say the least but I’m trying to wonder [...]

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    [...] Klout in the Classroom: A Valuable Grading Tool? – WTF! Can you be less professional? "Like Klout, marketing simulation software provides a grade based on an unknown algorithm. Bacile explained that the software uses hundreds of differently weighed factors that are not revealed to its users. “The algorithm isn’t transparent and is subject to change,” he said. “But it’s a useful service that demonstrates that the world is full of uncertainty.” " – (social_media ) [...]

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    [...] As I continuation of my writing about Klout in hiring I wrote about its use in the classroom by different professors. Here’s part two. [...]

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    […] upon these two articles on how klout is being used as a metric for hiring somebody as well as a metric for student grades. They were gut-wrenching and nauseating reads to say the least but I’m trying to wonder why? […]

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