The Art and Science of Learning Design

The Art and Science of Learning Design
Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 12:00pm to Friday, October 14, 2011 - 12:00pm

A Learning Design Grid Investigative Workshop (Deadline for contributions: 15 August)

The STELLAR Theme team is sponsoring ASLD 2011, in investigative workshop in Learning Design to be hosted at the London Knowledge Lab. An innovative, exploratory workshop, it will cover not only empirical and theoretical issues but also software and tools. Submissions can take the form of either (1) position papers or (2) extended abstracts and overviews of Learning Design software systems. We invite submissions of position papers (up to 4 pages) on one of four thematic strands of Learning Design:
  • Theoretical Frameworks
  • Tools and Resources
  • Practices & Methods
  • Representations
In the case of Learning Design software, participants must submit a written overview and description of the software system (up to 4 pages). Participants within this strand must be able to provide access to a working version of the software either on the web or on laptops provided by the London Knowledge Lab in advance of the workshop.

All accepted contributions presented at the workshop will be published in an edited volume. Authors of Selected papers will be invited to submit significantly revised and extended versions of their manuscripts to be considered for publication in a Special Journal issue (confirmation pending). 

Important Dates

Submission Deadline: Aug 15, 2011 

Notification of Acceptance for Papers and Posters: Sep. 15, 2011 

Workshop Dates: 13-14 October, 2011

Full details on the workshop website:

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Exciting workshop for those of you working around Learning design!