Seattle machine learning startup OctoML raises $15M from Amplify and Madrona – GeekWire

OctoML is charging ahead with its machine learning deployment software and on Friday announced a $15 million investment round to help support growth. The Seattle startup spun out of the University of Washington this past July, when it raised a $3.9 million seed round. Founded by a group of computer… — Read on http://www.geekwire.com/2020/seattle-machine-learning-startup-octoml-raises-15m-amplify-madrona/

How to cultivate student collaboration and engagement in online learning (opinion)

To achieve better success rates in online learning, we need to cultivate the sort of student engagement that’s often the hallmark of great teaching and learning environments, writes Kathleen Ives. — Read on http://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2020/04/01/how-cultivate-student-collaboration-and-engagement-online-learning-opinion