Using Examples in Intelligent Tutoring Systems

  • Amir Shareghi Najar
  • Antonija Mitrovic
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7315)


In the past five years, researchers studied the use of examples compared to tutored problems in different domains, yet the results are not conclusive to decide whether they could replace tutored problems or not. Due to different results in using examples for Intelligent Tutoring System (ITS), there is still a research potential to investigate examples’ effects on learning compared to tutored problems. We plan to expand this area to Constraint Based Modeling (CBM) tutors using SQL-Tutor. The result of this study would allow us to develop more effective and efficient ITSs.


Examples Problem-Solving SQL-Tutor 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amir Shareghi Najar
    • 1
  • Antonija Mitrovic
    • 1
  1. 1.Intelligent Computer Tutoring GroupUniversity of CanterburyNew Zealand

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