Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Concept Paper on Open Learning Analytics

Introduction:
In 2011, several well-known authors wrote a concept paper on Open Learning Analytics (.pdf). Their goal was to create openness as a foundation for the use of data and analytics in education.

Here are some details of this concept paper:

Title:
Open Learning Analytics: an integrated & modularized platform Proposal to design, implement and evaluate an open platform to integrate heterogeneous learning analytics techniques

Authors:
George Siemens & Dragan Gasevic
Athabasca University, Canada

Caroline Haythornthwaite & Shane Dawson
University of British Columbia, Canada

Simon Buckingham Shum & Rebecca Ferguson
Open University, United Kingdom

Erik Duval & Katrien Verbert
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

Ryan S. J. d. Baker
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, United States

Date: July 28, 2011

URL: http://www.elearnspace.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/ProposalLearningAnalyticsModel_SoLAR.pdf