ALSET News

Webinar on ALSET Data Lake

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MONDAY 13 JULY 2020

Dr Tan Teck Kiang and Dr Alex Biotteau will give an overview of the Data Lake, present a few case studies, demonstrate the easy process to access the online platform, and suggest ways to carry out analysis using the ADL.

ALSET webinar w/ Feng Ben & Y.C. Tay (NUS)

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MONDAY 22 JUNE 2020

Feng Ben and Prof Y.C. Tay will discuss the generation of synthetic student data to test application without accessing confidential information.

ALSET webinar w/ Dr Desmond Ong (NUS-DISA)

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MONDAY 18 MAY 2020

Dr Ong will present two studies that measured and intervened on empathy among US college freshmen, who face numerous social and academic challenges during their transition to college.

ALSET webinar w/ A/P Joshua Gooley (Duke-NUS)

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MONDAY 20 APRIL 2020

A/P Gooley will present evidence that ‘evening type’ students may be at a learning disadvantage, and early class start times should be avoided.

How a ‘growth mindset’ can lead to success

This BBC worklife article features the work of Patricia Chen (ALSET Deputy Director) and Paul O’Keefe (ALSET core faculty) on passion and growth mindset.

UParis-NUS call for proposals on teaching/education

DEADLINE: 30 JULY 2020

The 5th Call for Proposals with Université de Paris for “Joint Innovative Projects in Higher Education” is open.

ALSET webinar w/ Dr Sasha Poquet (South Australia)

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MONDAY 30 MARCH 2020

Dr Poquet will provide examples of how forum data can be used to gain insights into social learning.

Workshop on Intelligent Tutoring Systems

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A workshop jointly presented by NUS ALSET, NTU CRADLE, OER NIE by Kan Min-Yen, Looi Chee Kit and Wu Longkai.

NIE Science of Learning in Education Seminar w/ Dr Patricia Chen

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MONDAY 10 FEBRUARY 2020

Dr Chen, ALSET Deputy Director, will give a talk on “Leveraging Psychological Wisdom to Promote Strategic Thinking and Behaviour” at the National Institute of Education, Singapore.