Call for Papers: 1st International Conference Learning Analytics & Knowledge will be held February 27-March 1, 2011
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We solicit the following types of original papers:
- Research papers: These should report a substantial research contribution to learning analytics or the application of analytics. Full paper submissions should not exceed 20 pages.
- Vision or conceptual papers: These may describe interesting, visionary, or thought-provoking concepts that are not yet fully developed or evaluated, make an initial contribution to challenging research issues in learning analytics. These papers should not exceed 10 pages.
- Mini-tutorial papers: Learning analytics is a young field of research with contributions from technical, social, and pedagogical domains. As such, there is a need for illustrations, examples, and cross-discipline discussion to unite these domains. Mini-tutorials are solicited that provide discussion points for mapping common ideas between related and complementary research topics of learning analytics. A mini-tutorial submisson should be between 15 and 20 pages.
- Tool demonstration papers: Learning analytics focuses on new technologies and tools. As a result, we seek papers that present software tools related to the field of learning analytics. These papers will accompany a tool demonstration to be given at the conference. These papers must not exceed 10 pages. The selection criteria include the originality of the tool, its innovative aspects, the relevance of the tool to learning analytics, and the maturity of the tool.
All the accepted papers will be published in a post proceedings open volume in Springer's Lecture Notes in Computer Science series. Selected and revised papers will be published in a special issue of a leading international journal.