Monthly Archives: October 2012

Report on the Self-regulated Learning Bundle

The students at the School of Continuing Education of Shanghai Jiao Tong University are young adult learners who typically have a job and family, and this only limited time at their disposal. Also, the students are average learners in the … Continue reading

The 5th ROLE Widget Competition: Deadline Extension

The deadline for the first round of the Widget Competition has been extended! You have two more weeks to contribute your Widget Specifications by November 04, 2012! The Winner of the first round will be notified on November 14, 2012.

For all Maths freaks: Equation Editor The Equation Editor can be used in a range of circumstances to create formatted mathematical equations in either LaTeX or MATHML. Start typing your equation in the provided text box and utilise the expression buttons for formatting where appropriate. … Continue reading

New SRL Skills Assessment Widget has been developed recently

Link: The SRL Skill Assessment widget allows you to determine the type of self-regulated learner you are based on the Online Self-regulated Learning Questionnaire (OSLQ). The OSLQ was developed by Dr. Lucy Barnard-Brak and her colleagues (2010). It consists … Continue reading

The ROLE Requirements Bazaar reached beta status

The ROLE Requirements Bazaar has reached beta-status and is now open for evaluation. You can use the official evaluation guide as first documentation on why and how to use it. Please take a look around, test its functions and help … Continue reading

Best practices from ROLE at the E-Learn 2012 conference

The World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, & Higher Education (E-Learn – took place in Montreal, Canada last week. The ROLE project was represented by Alexander Mikroyannidis. Alexander Mikroyannidis presented a paper co-authored with Teresa Connolly about the … Continue reading

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ROLE at the ELIG Annual Meeting

The 2012 Annual Meeting of the European Learning Industry Group (ELIG) ( took place on 1-2 October 2012 in Dublin, Ireland. The event was hosted by Intel, Enterprise Ireland, the Irish Learning Technology Centre and Trinity College in Dublin. ELIG … Continue reading

ROLE Widget Store: 4th place at the EC-TEL Demo Shootout!

The ROLE Widget Store won the 4th place at the TEL Demo Shootout that took place at 20th of September 2012 in Saarbrücken (Germany) in scope of the EC-TEL Conference. The conference participants voted for the best applications. Each prototype … Continue reading