Teaching-Learning Environment Tool to Promote Individualized Student Assistance

  • Rafael Santos
  • Bruno Nogueira Luz
  • Valéria Farinazzo Martins
  • Diego Colombo Dias
  • Marcelo de Paiva GuimarãesEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9155)


To develop an effective teaching-learning process for a group of students respecting their individual learning pace is a challenging task for teachers. To assist students individually, it is necessary to identify each student’s difficulty and take appropriate teaching action. This paper presents an assisted learning tool based on the web that monitors and reports the student’s learning behavior for the teacher. This tool, called eTutor, also performs preconfigured actions (i.e., displays a video or text) according to the current state of student learning. We tested this tool in two different topics for two groups of students. The evaluation showed that this tool promotes student assistance, helping the teachers to be closer to their students.


Fuzzy Logic Learn Object Learning Behavior Intelligent Tutoring System Virtual Learning Environment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rafael Santos
    • 1
  • Bruno Nogueira Luz
    • 1
    • 2
  • Valéria Farinazzo Martins
    • 3
  • Diego Colombo Dias
    • 1
  • Marcelo de Paiva Guimarães
    • 1
    • 4
    Email author
  1. 1.Programa de Mestrado em Ciência da ComputaçãoFACCAMPCampo Limpo PaulistaBrasil
  2. 2.Instituto Federal de São PauloSão PauloBrasil
  3. 3.Faculdade de Computação e InformáticaUniversidade Presbiteriana MackenzieSão PauloBrasil
  4. 4.Universidade Aberta do Brasil, UNIFESPSão PauloBrasil

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