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Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on (2003)
Athens, Greece
July 9, 2003 to July 11, 2003
ISBN: 0-7695-1967-9
pp: 7
Indrani Vedula , University of Colorado
Richard Han , University of Colorado
ABSTRACT
Students often turn to their peers for help in order to learn a new concept or lesson introduced by a teacher in class. This establishes roles of tutor and learner between students, which can also reverse depending on the subject, with the teacher as a third-party mediator. This paper discusses our design of a distributed software system architecture that seeks to harness the tutor-learner relationship between peers into a collaborative learning system. Our goal is to provide a verifiable, portable, and inexpensive system of coordinated wireless handhelds that both promotes learning of lesson plans by the students and enhances the tutoring skills of students.
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R. Han and I. Vedula, "A Distributed Software System Architecture For Wireless Peer-to-Peer Collaborative Learning," Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on(ICALT), Athens, Greece, 2003, pp. 7.
doi:10.1109/ICALT.2003.1215015
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