CARY, N.C. – Key points to be addressed by the North Carolina Association for Advanced Learning Technologies include in the creation of Interactive Digital Environments for Advanced Learning Technologies, or IDEAL Tech, includes:

  • Adaptivity in learning systems
  • Advanced uses of multimedia and hypermedia
  • Architecture of context aware learning technology systems
  • Artificial intelligence tools for contextual learning
  • Augmented reality
  • Building learning communities
  • Concretizing technologies (e.g. robotics) in learning
  • Educational modeling languages/learning design
  • Evolution in teacher roles through technology
  • Information retrieval and visualization methods for learning
  • Instructional design theories and learning science
  • Media for learning in multicultural settings
  • Pedagogical and organizational frameworks
  • Simulation learning
  • Serious game development
  • Technologies for advanced teacher training
  • Virtual reality
  • Source: NCALTA