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Tools for Acquiring Data about Student Work in Interactive Learning Environment T-Algebra

  • Rein Prank
  • Dmitri Lepp
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6095)

Abstract

T-algebra is an interactive learning environment for elementary algebra. The main program of T-algebra enables visualizing information about a particular student in tables, indicating solution times, the numbers of errors (in 20 categories) and hint usage for each task. Additional software for teachers allows examination of solution results in group views.

Keywords

learning environments algebra acquiring data about learners 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rein Prank
    • 1
  • Dmitri Lepp
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceUniversity of TartuTartuEstonia

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