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Metacognitive Learning Environment: a semantic perspective

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Journal of e-Learning and Knowledge Society Volume 7, Number 2, ISSN 1826-6223 e-ISSN 1826-6223 Publisher: Italian e-Learning Association


In the last years, Knowledge Technologies have been exploited to realize innovative and challenging self-regulation scenarios in e-learning systems. The learning environments as metacognitive artifact suitably scaffolding learners to improve their self regulated abilities, is still lacking though. In this work, we propose an innovative Web-based educational environment that sustains metacognitive self-regulated learning processes by means of Semantic Web and Social Web methods and technologies.


Gaeta, M., Mangione, G., Orciuoli, F. & Salerno, S. (2011). Metacognitive Learning Environment: a semantic perspective. Journal of e-Learning and Knowledge Society, 7(2), 69-80. Italian e-Learning Association. Retrieved March 23, 2019 from .


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