2nd Annual Learning & Student Analytics Conference was held during October 22-23 at University of Amsterdam. Some of the APOA-project team members attended to the conference. The conference brought together practitioners, lecturers and researchers to share ongoing practices and research related to learning analytics. Following the most interesting topics and presentations are shortly introduced. Timothy A. McKay from the University […]
Some of our project members attended a learning analytics (LA) seminar organized by EUNIS (European University Information Systems) at Aalto University in Helsinki. There were many interesting presentations on learning analytics from different perspectives. Here‘s a short summary of the presentations I found most relevant to me at this point. Christa Winqvist (CIO, Aalto University […]
The project had a great Kick Off seminar in Tampere with project partners from all over Finland, and an awesome keynote on learning analytics from the SHEILA project (http://sheilaproject.eu/) researcher, assistant professor Maren Scheffel of Open University Netherlands!
There has been a steady interest rising in regarding learning analytics in the recent years. Quite often the focus is driven by technological development and not meeting the end users’ needs. In the current educational context where the groups are becoming more heterogenous the educators need to better understand the needs of the learners. The […]