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Adaptivity in Learning Games and Simulations (#GBL)

Data-driven adaptivity in learning process is getting attention recently, but adaptivity in learning or entertainment games isn’t a new research interest. One good reading is this paper in IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMPUTATIONAL INTELLIGENCE AND AI IN GAMES: Adaptivity Challenges in Games and Simulations: a Survey. Static game content and its pre-defined variations, based on low-resolution profiles, all… Read More ›

The Basics of Education Data Mining and Learning Analytics

Educators may not always be able to provide each student with the one-on-one time needed for personalized learning. Data mining and analytics make it easier for educators to address the needs of students with varied academic capabilities. We’ve covered the status of Adaptive Learning – Challenges and Developments. College Stats explains the basics of educational data mining… Read More ›

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Adaptive Learning – The Challenges and Developments

Learning analytic is one of emerging technologies that will impact higher education in the next 2-3 years from the Horizon report for higher education just released this week. It refers to pulling data from a variety of data generated as learners interact with the learning contents and environments to give a picture of learners’ profile…. Read More ›

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5 Must-Read Articles for Latest Educational Technology Trends

Here are our picks to represent the latest educational technology trends. They will give you an updated picture of it. Now it’s the moment to think different and think big for education. To empower students, let’s bring interactive learning tools into the classroom — A over view of noteworthy start-ups and new tools by Troy Williams The… Read More ›

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Learning Like Spock in Star Trek

Imagine we all can learn like Spock (in Star Trek) sitting in front of computers and learning with real-time feedback and instructions. It could be a simulation for training specific skills or solving problems, meeting friends in a virtual world. Computers will give you suggestions for your best next step. This kind of artificial intelligence(AI)… Read More ›

“Tell me and I will forget, show me and I may remember, involve me and I will understand.” -------- Chinese Wisdom "Games are the most elevated form of investigation." -------- Albert Einstein
"I'm calling for investments in educational technology that will help create digital tutors that are as effective as personal tutors, educational software as compelling as the best video game," President Barack Obama said while touring a tech-focused Boston school (year 2011).