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The Open University of the Netherlands
Interactive Learning Environments Vol. 15, No. 2 (August 2007) pp. 161–170
Adaptation in e-learning has been an important research topic for the last few decades in computer-based education. In adaptivity the behaviour of the user triggers some actions in the system that guides the learning process. In adaptability, the...
International Journal of Training and Development Vol. 9, No. 3 (September 2005) pp. 205–211
Trend watching reports are an indispensable resource in the e-learning domain. Many HRD departments consider these reports as essential cornerstones for the development of their e-learning strategy. But what is the quality of the forecasts made in...
Distance Education Vol. 27, No. 3 (November 2006) pp. 391–404
Open and distance learning (ODL) gives learners control of the time, place, and pace of learning, often being characterized as flexible learning. However, this flexibility goes hand-in-hand with procrastination and non-completion. As a result, the...
Colin Tattersall; Hubert Vogten; Francis Brouns; Rob Koper; Peter van Rosmalen; Peter Sloep; Jan van Bruggen
Educational Technology & Society Vol. 8, No. 3 (2005) pp. 226–236
Distance Learning Providers serve large populations of learners, frequently offering the same course to different groups of learners over lengthy periods of time. This article argues that (re-) running e-learning courses with different combinations...
Navigational Support in Lifelong Learning: Enhancing Effectiveness through Indirect Social Navigation
Interactive Learning Environments Vol. 15, No. 2 (August 2007) pp. 127–136
Efficient and effective lifelong learning requires that learners can make well informed choices from a vast amount of learning opportunities. This article proposes to support learners by drawing on principles of self-organization and indirect social ...
Interactive Learning Environments Vol. 15, No. 2 (August 2007) pp. 171–180
In an e-learning environment there is a need to integrate various e-learning services like assessment services, collaboration services, learning design services and communication services. In this article we present the design and implementation of...
Interactive Learning Environments Vol. 13, No. 1 (2005) pp. 55–69
This article investigates conditions for increasing active participation in on-line communities. As a case study, we use three generations of facilities designed to promote learning in the area of Educational Modelling Languages. Following a...
Interactive Learning Environments Vol. 15, No. 2 (August 2007) pp. 181–189
The traditional notion of the curriculum as a fixed list of topics to be studied sequentially is under strain as the pressure for flexibility in education increases. However, curriculum flexibility can lead to curriculum complexity, so that guidance ...
Hubert Vogten; Colin Tattersall; Rob Koper; Peter van Rosmalen; Francis Brouns; Peter Sloep; Jan van Bruggen; Harrie Martens
International Journal on E-Learning Vol. 5, No. 4 (October 2006) pp. 641–661
Specifications and standards for e-learning are becoming increasingly sophisticated and complex as they deal with the core of the learning process. Simple transformations are no longer adequate to successfully implement these latest specifications...
Topics: Technology integration, online learning, web-based learning, Instructional Design, Integration, design, information technology, Educational Technology, eLearning, Programming, Inclusive Education, Information Sciences
Peter B. Sloep; Jan van Bruggen; Colin Tattersall; Hubert Vogten; Rob Koper; Francis Brouns; Peter van Rosmalen
Innovations in Education and Teaching International Vol. 43, No. 3 (August 2006) pp. 291–301
The intent of this study was to investigate how to maximize the chances of success of an educational innovation--specifically one based on the implementation of the educational modeling language called EML. This language is both technically and...
Rob Koper; Bas Giesbers; Peter van Rosmalen; Peter Sloep; Jan van Bruggen; Colin Tattersall; Hubert Vogten; Francis Brouns
Interactive Learning Environments Vol. 13, No. 1 (2005) pp. 71–92
The provision of lifelong learning facilities is considered to be a major new direction for higher and distance teaching educational institutes catering for the demands of industry and society. ICT networks will in future support seamless,...
José Janssen; Colin Tattersall; Wim Waterink; Bert van den Berg; René van Es; Catherine Bolman; Rob Koper
Computers & Education Vol. 49, No. 3 (November 2007) pp. 781–793
Increased flexibility and modularisation in higher education complicates the process of learners finding their way through the offerings of higher education institutions. In lifelong learning, where learning opportunities are diverse and reach...