Open Data for Education book published

A key distinction between AFEL and other Learning Analytics-related projects is that it focuses on ‘Everyday Learning’: Informal or incidental learning that happens outside of educational platforms and systems. For this reason, Open Data are critical to us as a way to collect information about the resources available not only in a specific system but… Read more »

7. April 2016

Meet AFEL in London, 1-3 March 2016

The next AFEL plenary meeting will take place at the Open University in London from the 1st to the 3d March 2016.    

22. January 2016

AFEL supports the LILE “Learning & Education with the Web of Data” workshop

The LILE workshop aims at addressing the technical and interdisciplinary challenges associated with using and publishing web data for learning and teaching by providing a forum for researchers and practitioners who make innovative use of Linked Data for educational purposes, and to discuss, exchange and disseminate their work. It will take place on the 11th… Read more »

6. January 2016

Happy New Year from AFEL

Happy new Year! 2016 promises to be a very exciting year, as January does not only mark the beginning of the new year, but also the second month (out of 36) of the AFEL project. In this first month, we have mostly focused on setting ourself up – creating this website, starting the online presence… Read more »

4. January 2016

AFEL is Live!

The AFEL project has officially started! The 1st of December 2015 is the official start of the project which will last 3 years. The aims are to research the tools necessary to understand and analyse learning activities, the behaviours of learners and the way learning processes occur in online, social and collaborative environment that are not… Read more »

1. December 2015