Tag Archives: learning sciences

* Mobile Applications as Tools to Support Embodied Learning: Current Practice and Future Directions

A second paper accepted for publication in the IJCBP. International Journal of Cyber Behavior, Psychology and Learning (IJCBP) IGI Global Editors: Robert K. Atkinson and Zheng Yan Abstract Mobile learning (mLearning) is a rapidly expanding area of educational research. Theorists, …

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short talk (CIDTEC 2012) How to do Multimodal Detection of Affective States?

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary The human-element is crucial for designing and implementing interactive intelligent systems, and therefore on instructional design. This document provides a description for …

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paper: (ICCE 2011) The Affective Meta-Tutoring Project: How to motivate students to use effective meta-cognitive strategies

19th International Conference on Computers in Education. Chiang Mai, Thailand: Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education. November 2011.    Abstract Meta-tutoring applies the basic policies of interactive tutoring to get students to adopt effective meta-cognitive strategies. Unfortunately, when the meta-tutor …

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paper: (ICCE 2011) The level up procedure: How to measure learning gains without pre- and post-testing

19th International Conference on Computers in Education. Chiang Mai, Thailand: Asia- Pacific Society for Computers in Education. October 2011.    Abstract The level up procedure is a method for evaluating the learning gains of educational software, and tutoring systems in …

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tutorial (ICALT 2011) How to Do Multimodal Detection of Affective States?

IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies Athens, Georgia, USA. July 2011 Tutorial.    Abstract The computer’s ability to recognize human emotional states given physiological signals is gaining in popularity to create empathetic systems such as learning environments, health care …

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short talk: (G4C 2011) Covert and Overt Measures of Engagement Within an Educational Multimedia Environment

8th Annual Games for Change Festival, New Yourk, NY, USA. June 2011. Short Talk Wednesday (June 22) — NYU Law School (40 Washington Square South), Greenberg Lounge.   Abstract Within the social sciences there is a well-established base of research …

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