The members of the SHEILA team will organize a workshop entitled “Key Steps to Creating and Implementing a Learning Analytics Policy” at Online Educa Berlin on November 30, 2016. The workshop discuss with participants the interim SHEILA results from:

  • interviews from senior HEI leaders charged with the implementation of learning analytics to understand the current processes, barriers, and opportunities;
  • group concept mapping by international expert panel to identify critical concerns for learning analytics policy;
  • benchmark of the learning analytics sophistication in the European HE sector by administering a survey to members of the European University Association.

The target audience are members of universities, higher education ministries and their agencies, with an interest in learning analytics, especially those charged with developing policy for learning analytics.

The leaders of the workshop are Professor Dragan Gasevic (The University of Edinburgh), Professor Jeff Haywood (The University of Edinburgh), Dr Kairit Tammets (Tallinn University), and Ms Maren Scheffel (Open Universiteit Nederland).

More details about the workshop program and registration process can be found at http://www.online-educa.com/programme/agenda/sessions/m5