AttentiveLearner: Improving Mobile MOOC Learning via Implicit Heart Rate Tracking

  title={AttentiveLearner: Improving Mobile MOOC Learning via Implicit Heart Rate Tracking},
  author={Phuong Pham and Jingtao Wang},
We present AttentiveLearner, an intelligent mobile learning system optimized for consuming lecture videos in both Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and flipped classrooms. AttentiveLearner uses on-lens finger gestures as an intuitive control channel for video playback. More importantly, AttentiveLearner implicitly extracts learners’ heart rates and infers their attention by analyzing learners’ fingertip transparency changes during learning on today's unmodified smart phones. In a 24… CONTINUE READING
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