Learning Analytics: Integrating Privacy and Ethics for Improved Student Outcomes

Thursday, November 01 | 4:15PM–5:00PM MT | Mile High Ballroom 1A/B, Ballroom Level
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
Join this panel discussion on how privacy and ethics factor into student data analytics policy and practice. Learn how two R1 public research universities are striving to weave privacy and ethical considerations into the big data and data science of learning analytics.

Outcomes: Gain greater awareness of the spectrum of data that informs learning analytics * Identify and discuss implications of overlooking privacy and ethical considerations when engaging in learning analytics * Gain insight into the existing and emerging privacy and ethical frameworks and guiding principles


  • Sol Bermann

    CISO & Exec. Director of Information Assurance, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • Mike Daniel

    Dir. of Policy & Operations, Academic Innovation, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • Marcia Ham

    Learning Analytics Research & Development Consultant, Ohio State University
  • Paul Robinson

    Associate Vice Provost and University Registrar, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor