Initiatives

SoLAR is working on multiple initiatives to support collaborative and open research around learning analytics.

SoLAR Spotlight: Conversations on Learning Analytics

SoLAR Spotlight: Conversations on Learning Analytics

We are pleased to announce the first episode of SoLAR's new podcast series: SoLAR Spotlight ! SoLAR Spotlight will be a place where we discuss some big ideas and trends in research and practice of learning analytics. The first episode features...
SoLAR Webinars

SoLAR Webinars

We are pleased to announce the start of SoLAR Webinars , our new communication initiative! The webinars will be 30-45 min presentations (+time for QA) on some of the important topics in Learning Analytics field and a place for starting a conversation...
Special Interest Groups (SIGs)

Special Interest Groups (SIGs)

SoLAR supports a range of Special Interest Groups (SIGs) to provide opportunities for active collaboration and professional learning among peopleĀ  who group around a common interest topic in learning analytics. The SIG's Organizing Committee Members ...
In cooperation with SoLAR

In cooperation with SoLAR

At this page you can apply for the "In cooperation with SoLAR" quality label for educational projects. We envision projects including (but not being limited to): courses and educational programs, whether for credit or not or online or not, textbooks...
Open Learning Analytics

Open Learning Analytics

In 2014 Leaders from academe met to explore the intersection of learning analytics and open learning, open technologies, and open research.
Storm

Storm

In order to facilitate discourse around learning analytics and to advance the quality of research in the field, SoLAR has initiated a distributed research Lab (Storm).
LAK Dataset

LAK Dataset

In collaboration with strategic partners, SoLAR is making it possible to perform computational analyses on the Learning Analytics research literature.