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Posted in: MOOC Research

Harnessing 130 million click stream events to make predictions A question of central importance to MOOCs that we are trying to answer with the help of big data and machine learning is: who is likely to drop out of a MOOC and why? Put another way, what predicts whether a student will make it to the final week of an edX course? (We call drop out “stopout” in all our...

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