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MOOCS, SPOCS, Personalised Teaching at Scale

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Bob Kummerfeld
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Bob Kummerfeld's research interests lie in the general area of pervasive computing with an emphasis on user modelling.

Project Description

CHAI is working with the EdX platform to explore new ways to support learning, especially lifelong and personalised learning. This work links with our body of work on learner modelling, open learner models and educational data mining.

Related Publications


Labarthe, Hugues; Bouchet, Francois; Bachelet, Remi; Yacef, Kalina

Does a Peer Recommender Foster Students Engagement in MOOCs Inproceedings

Proceedings of International Conference in Educational Data Mining, 2016.



Kay, Judy; Reimann, Peter; Diebold, Elliot; Kummerfeld, Bob

MOOCs: So Many Learners, So Much Potential ... Journal Article

IEEE Intelligent Systems, 28 (3), pp. 70-77, 2013, ISSN: 1541-1672.

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Cook, Ronny; Kay, Judy

The justified user model: a viewable, explained user model Inproceedings

Kobsa, A; Litman, D (Ed.): Fourth International Conference on User Modeling UM94 (Proceedings), pp. 145 - 150, MITRE, UM Inc, Hyannis, Massechusetts, USA, 1994.