Mindful Learning Technologies

P R O F. D R . M A R C U S S P E C H T
CENTRE FOR LEARNING SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGIES
OPEN U...
#1 ARE WE MINDFUL
TECHNOLOGY USERS?
APP IDEA OUT OF EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP WITH WORDS …

L O C AT I O N , L E A R N , F I LT E R

CHOOSE 3 PLACES
IN WHICH YOU L...
mindful |ˈmīndfəәl|
adjective [ predic. ]
conscious or aware of something: we can
be more mindful of the energy we use to ...
BUT …
“The most profound technologies are those that
disappear. They weave themselves into the fabric
of everyday life until the...
Technologies

Enhancement
Learning
9
!
Mobile, Seamless, Ubiquitous

Technologies

Personalised and Collaborative
Sensors and Context-Aware
BigData, and Analytic...
!11
#2 CHANGES IN KEY
TECHNOLOGIES
multifunction personal hubs...
13
!13
sensing and augmenting...
14
!14
networked ...
15
!15
fb

twitter

...

data logging learning analytics ...
16
!16
#4 SEAMLESS AND
UBIQUITOUS TECHNOLOGIES
SEAMS IN LEARNING SUPPORT

(WONG ET AL, 2011)

• Formal and informal learning;
• Personalized and social learning;
• Acros...
distributed synced data ...
!19
M U LT I - D E V I C E O U T P U T

personal and social views ...
embedded in real world …
real world mashups ...
!22
building instruments ?

!23
#3 HUMAN LEARNING …
HUMANS STRUCTURE AND …

CONNECT EPISODES ...
LEARNING IS EMBEDDED …

… IN A CONTEXT ...
H U M A N S D O N O T A LW A Y S L I K E T O D O …

REFLECTION


27
#6 AWARENESS
measuring power consumption on campus with standard facility
management, plus sensors on workplaces and public devices,
pe...
M A I N R E S U LT S E N E R G Y A W A R E N E S S
• Situated displays have a generic effect of raising

awareness and ene...
attention-aware displays ...

• raise and retain attention significantly

better.
• lead not to higher cognitive load but ...
#7 CURIOSITY
!35
Enhancement

inquiry engine,
mobile data collection,
learning analytics

Inquiry process, authentic data, formal to inform...
:-o ... curiosity ...
!39
OPENSOURCE FRAMEWORK FOR MIXED REALITY GAMES

ARLEARN
LANGUAGE
LEARNING

• http://www.elena-

learning.eu
#8 REFLECTION
!43
context indicators ...
!44
reflection amplifiers ...
!45
Personal Context Notifications

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M E TA L O G U E
REFLECTION
IN A
M U LT I M O D A L
DIALOGUE

Metalogue - FP7 ICT 

Grant Agreement 611073
#9 SUMMARY
SO …
• #1 There are seams between the different learning

contexts, locations, times, social contexts, …

• #2 There are o...
MINDFUL AND SEAMLESS LEARNING …

• ubiquitous open content access,
• flexible sensor data aggregation,
• synchronisation o...
APP IDEA OUT OF EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP WITH WORDS …

P R E S E N TAT I O N , L E A R N , F I LT E R

CHOOSE 3 THINGS
Y O U T...
M.M. SPECHT

THANK YOU !
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Keynote given at the 21st International Conference on Computers in Education, Bali 2013. Summarizes Trends in Technology relevant for Education and Learning as also their potential impact and application for awareness, curiosity

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  1. 1. Mindful Learning Technologies P R O F. D R . M A R C U S S P E C H T CENTRE FOR LEARNING SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGIES OPEN UNIVERSITEIT NEDERLAND MARCUS.SPECHT@OU.NL T W I T T E R , F L I C K R , FA C E B O O K : M A R C U S P E C H T
  2. 2. #1 ARE WE MINDFUL TECHNOLOGY USERS?
  3. 3. APP IDEA OUT OF EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP WITH WORDS … L O C AT I O N , L E A R N , F I LT E R CHOOSE 3 PLACES IN WHICH YOU LEARN WITH THIS MOBILE APP
  4. 4. mindful |ˈmīndfəәl| adjective [ predic. ] conscious or aware of something: we can be more mindful of the energy we use to heat our homes.
  5. 5. BUT …
  6. 6. “The most profound technologies are those that disappear. They weave themselves into the fabric of everyday life until they are indistinguishable from it.” –MARC WEISER 6
  7. 7. Technologies Enhancement Learning 9 !
  8. 8. Mobile, Seamless, Ubiquitous Technologies Personalised and Collaborative Sensors and Context-Aware BigData, and Analytics Enhancement Learning Awareness Curiosity ... Knowledge Reflection 1 !0
  9. 9. !11
  10. 10. #2 CHANGES IN KEY TECHNOLOGIES
  11. 11. multifunction personal hubs... 13 !13
  12. 12. sensing and augmenting... 14 !14
  13. 13. networked ... 15 !15
  14. 14. fb twitter ... data logging learning analytics ... 16 !16
  15. 15. #4 SEAMLESS AND UBIQUITOUS TECHNOLOGIES
  16. 16. SEAMS IN LEARNING SUPPORT
 (WONG ET AL, 2011) • Formal and informal learning; • Personalized and social learning; • Across time; locations, social contexts • Combined use of multiple device types; • Physical and digital worlds • Multiple learning tasks knowledge synthesis Wong, L.-H., & Looi, C.-K. (2011). What Seams Do We Remove in Mobile Assisted Seamless Learning? A Critical Review of the Literature. Computers & Education, 57(4), 2364–2381. doi:10.1016/j.compedu.2011.06.007 18
  17. 17. distributed synced data ... !19
  18. 18. M U LT I - D E V I C E O U T P U T personal and social views ...
  19. 19. embedded in real world …
  20. 20. real world mashups ... !22
  21. 21. building instruments ? !23
  22. 22. #3 HUMAN LEARNING …
  23. 23. HUMANS STRUCTURE AND … CONNECT EPISODES ...
  24. 24. LEARNING IS EMBEDDED … … IN A CONTEXT ...
  25. 25. H U M A N S D O N O T A LW A Y S L I K E T O D O … REFLECTION 27
  26. 26. #6 AWARENESS
  27. 27. measuring power consumption on campus with standard facility management, plus sensors on workplaces and public devices, personal registration of power consuming activities. Energy consumption ... !29
  28. 28. M A I N R E S U LT S E N E R G Y A W A R E N E S S • Situated displays have a generic effect of raising awareness and energy consumption on a mid to long term • Badge and social incentive systems must be embedded with social media to have an effect • Real world action foster curiosity, discussion, and reflection about the topic when combined with public displays
  29. 29. attention-aware displays ... • raise and retain attention significantly better. • lead not to higher cognitive load but to a significant higher knowledge gain. !33
  30. 30. #7 CURIOSITY
  31. 31. !35
  32. 32. Enhancement inquiry engine, mobile data collection, learning analytics Inquiry process, authentic data, formal to informal !36 weSPOT...
  33. 33. :-o ... curiosity ... !39
  34. 34. OPENSOURCE FRAMEWORK FOR MIXED REALITY GAMES ARLEARN
  35. 35. LANGUAGE LEARNING • http://www.elena- learning.eu
  36. 36. #8 REFLECTION
  37. 37. !43
  38. 38. context indicators ... !44
  39. 39. reflection amplifiers ... !45
  40. 40. Personal Context Notifications an d tion ifica not ling ext mp ont c e sa ienc pe r ex
  41. 41. M E TA L O G U E REFLECTION IN A M U LT I M O D A L DIALOGUE Metalogue - FP7 ICT 
 Grant Agreement 611073
  42. 42. #9 SUMMARY
  43. 43. SO … • #1 There are seams between the different learning contexts, locations, times, social contexts, … • #2 There are opportunities with new technologies that are open, ubiquitous, context-aware, and personalized. • #3 look at the aimed effects on awareness, curiosity, creativity, knowledge, latent variables, …
  44. 44. MINDFUL AND SEAMLESS LEARNING … • ubiquitous open content access, • flexible sensor data aggregation, • synchronisation of channels (to context and person), • and dynamic visualization and output indicators (ambient displays).
  45. 45. APP IDEA OUT OF EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP WITH WORDS … P R E S E N TAT I O N , L E A R N , F I LT E R CHOOSE 3 THINGS Y O U TA K E W I T H Y O U F R O M T H I S TA L K
  46. 46. M.M. SPECHT THANK YOU !

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