The Centre for Learning Analytics is a research group focused on different learning technologies and digital learning solutions. The Centre is based in the University of Turku and its research is mainly concerned with learning analytics and its applications in digital learning platforms, communal learning, pedagogics of programming, and integrating psychometrics into learning technologies.
The Centre is also developing ViLLE, a digital learning platform that includes content for studying mathematics, programming, Finnish, and English. ViLLE is used widely in Finland with every third school having adopted it into their teaching in one way or another. We aim to advance the application of pedagogically sound and diverse learning technologies and analytics in Finland as well as internationally.
Our goal is to improve our society by maximising the quality of teaching and learning.
We aim to:
The University of Turku Centre for Learning Analytics is a research group focused on educational technologies. We focus on research, informing our society, and developing technological tools for teaching and learning. Our group includes a wide range of professionals from researchers and IT-experts to teachers but we all share a common desire to make the world a better place by improving the way people learn and teach.
The Centre for Learning Analytics is involved in a number of projects that are central to developing education, learning analytics and technologies related to these fields. These are just a few of the projects that we are proud to be a part of:
Our research is focused on the many aspects of eduational technologies and learning analytics. Currently we are especially focusing on: