“At the nearby University of Florida, another education researcher recently received nearly $10 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Education for a “precision education” effort.
“I thought I came up with the term,” says Carole R. Beal, a professor in the College of Education there who leads the project. Like the other researchers, she says she set upon the term after following developments in precision medicine. But Beal is most interested in the idea of open data sharing by educators, as is being discussed by some medical professionals.
Beal’s effort will build on a statewide effort to improve student performance ”
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