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Siebra, Clauirton Albuquerque; Santos, Ramon N.; Lino, Natasha C. Q. – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2020
This work proposes a dropout prediction approach that is able to self-adjust their outcomes at any moment of a degree program timeline. To that end, a rule-based classification technique was used to identify courses, grade thresholds and other attributes that have a high influence on the dropout behavior. This approach, which is generic so that it…
Descriptors: Dropouts, Predictor Variables, At Risk Students, Distance Education
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Šaric-Grgic, Ines; Grubišic, Ani; Šeric, Ljiljana; Robinson, Timothy J. – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2020
The idea of clustering students according to their online learning behavior has the potential of providing more adaptive scaffolding by the intelligent tutoring system itself or by a human teacher. With the aim of identifying student groups who would benefit from the same intervention in AC-ware Tutor, this research examined online learning…
Descriptors: Learning Analytics, Intelligent Tutoring Systems, Grouping (Instructional Purposes), Undergraduate Students
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Fatawi, Izzul; Degeng, I Nyoman Sudana; Setyosari, Punaji; Ulfa, Saida; Hirashima, Tsukasa – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2020
One of the success factors in online learning is student engagement. Therefore, the use of technology to influence student engagement in meaningful and effective learning experiences is worthy for investigation. Concept mapping is an effective knowledge construction strategy to help students. This study investigates the influence of concept maps…
Descriptors: Concept Mapping, Distance Education, Learner Engagement, Formative Evaluation
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Mouri, Kousuke; Ren, Zhou; Uosaki, Noriko; Yin, Chengjiu – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2019
The analysis of learning behaviors from the log data of digital textbooks is beneficial for improving education systems. The focus of discussion in any analysis of learning behaviors is often on discovering the relationships between learning behavior and learning performance. However, little attention has been paid to investigating and analyzing…
Descriptors: Textbooks, Electronic Publishing, Cognitive Style, Undergraduate Students
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Ghadirian, Hajar; Salehi, Keyvan; Ayub, Ahamd Fauzi Mohd – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2019
Taking into account prior research suggesting a lack of student participation in online discussions, this study examines the influence of peer moderator (PM) role assignment on students' participation and that of their peers' participation in online discussions. Eighty-four participants operated in a moderator role, reciprocally. Moreover, the…
Descriptors: Computer Mediated Communication, Peer Influence, Student Participation, Discussion (Teaching Technique)
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Vachharajani, Vinay; Pareek, Jyoti – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2019
E-learning plays a significant role in educating large number of students. In the delivery of e-learning material, automatic e-assessment has been applied only to some extent in the case of free response answers in highly technical diagrams in domains like software engineering, electronics, etc., where there is a great scope of imagination and…
Descriptors: Automation, Visual Aids, Student Evaluation, Undergraduate Students
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Alshehri, Ahmed; Rutter, M. J.; Smith, Sally – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2019
The rapid growth of e-learning around the globe is inspiring various academic institutions to adopt it. Uptake is motivated by convincing benefits such as flexibility, accessibility and the management of course delivery. In fact, academic institutions place great emphasis on e-learning and are investing significantly in information technology…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Integrated Learning Systems, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education
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de Oliveira Costa Machado, Marcelo; Barrére, Eduardo; Souza, Jairo – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2019
Adaptive curriculum sequencing (ACS) is still a challenge in the adaptive learning field. ACS is a NP-hard problem especially considering the several constraints of the student and the learning material when selecting a sequence from repositories where several sequences could be chosen. Therefore, this has stimulated several researchers to use…
Descriptors: Sequential Approach, Intelligent Tutoring Systems, Mathematics, Problem Solving
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Yu, Zhonggen – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2019
Studies on gender differences in mobile English learning are in their initial stages. College English IV, designed by a number of professors and engineers in a university in China, serves as a mobile English learning platform. This study aims to determine gender differences in cognitive loads, attitudes, and academic achievements in English…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Gender Differences, Cognitive Processes, Difficulty Level
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Klein, Amarolinda Zanela; da Silva Freitas, José Carlos, Jr.; da Silva, Juliana Vitória Vieira Mattiello Mattiello; Barbosa, Jorge Luis Victória; Baldasso, Lucas – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2018
The popularity of Mobile Instant Messaging (MIM) has prompted educators to integrate it in teaching and learning in higher education. WhatsApp® is a multi-platform instant messaging application widely used worldwide, however, there is still little applied research on its use as a platform for educational activities in management higher education.…
Descriptors: Telecommunications, Handheld Devices, Technology Integration, Educational Technology
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Ullmann, Matheus; Ferreira, Deller; Camilo-Junior, Celso – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2018
This article proposes an automatic group formation method applying the particle swarm optimization (PSO) algorithm to boost the quality of students' online interactions. The groups were heterogeneous regarding their levels of knowledge and their interests, and three different leadership roles were distributed among group members. A case study with…
Descriptors: Distance Education, Undergraduate Students, Case Studies, Critical Thinking
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Zhe, Li; Meng, Cheng; Takanori, Maesako; Juan, Li – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2018
This article describes the design and application of a computer-based system for simultaneously teaching Korean, English and Japanese languages in a classroom setting using knowledge visualization techniques to show the relationships between vocabularies, grammars and meanings. The system consists of a knowledge database of Korean, English, and…
Descriptors: Multilingualism, Native Speakers, Blended Learning, Teacher Student Relationship
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Essalmi, Fathi; Tlili, Ahmed; Ben Ayed, Leila Jemni; Jemmi, Mohamed – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2017
Learner modeling is a crucial step in the learning personalization process. It allows taking into consideration the learner's profile to make the learning process more efficient. Most studies refer to an explicit method, namely questionnaire, to model learners. Questionnaires are time consuming and may not be motivating for learners. Thus, this…
Descriptors: Educational Games, Personality, Personality Measures, Questionnaires
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Powell, Loreen M.; Wimmer, Hayden; Kilgus, Lawrence; Force, Christina – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2017
The practice of including online discussion posts to traditional courses is increasing. Online discussions allow for active learning to occur as students express their ideas and respond to others. The time and thought provided by online discussion posts allows students to utilize higher level cognitive skills. Web-based assessments are another…
Descriptors: Computer Mediated Communication, Computer Assisted Testing, Web Based Instruction, Active Learning
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Liu, Ming; Pardo, Abelardo; Liu, Li – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2017
Online collaborative writing tools provide an efficient way to complete a writing task. However, existing tools only focus on technological affordances and ignore the importance of social affordances in a collaborative learning environment. This article describes a learning analytic system that analyzes writing behaviors, and creates…
Descriptors: Collaborative Writing, Learner Engagement, Student Attitudes, Visualization
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