U.S. President Barack Obama talks with a student using an iPad during a visit to Buck Lodge Middle School in Adelphi, Maryland February 4, 2014. Obama made the visit to highlight the progress of his ConnectED goal of connecting 99% of students to next-generation broadband and wireless technology within five years.
Using Standards to Make Big Data Analytics That Work
March 7, 2014,
Big data is a group of statistical techniques that uncover patterns, which on their own have little substantive meaning. Standards like the Common Core enable the creation of better tools because they support the development of stronger learning models, enable larger big data systems, and encourage greater competition.