Engineering | Slate Lab

SLATE Lab

The Sustainable Learning and Adaptive Technology for Education (SLATE) Lab studies how computer-based tools can support effective learning processes and strategies. We are interested in how these tools can be designed or used to augment learning and create new ways to learn.

SLATE Lab is directed by Dr. Rod Roscoe, an Assistant Professor of Human Systems Engineering.

News and Announcements

Lunch & Learn “Creating an Engaging Classroom”

Rod Roscoe led a workshop for the Postdoctoral Researcher Lunch & Learn Series on the topic of "Creating an Engaging Classroom." A pdf of the presentation slides are available here: Engaging Classroom June 22nd 2018. This series is part of a new ASU effort to...

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Chelsea wins GPSA JumpStart Grant!

Chelsea Johnson was awarded a GPSA Summer 2018 JumpStart Grant for her project, "Hiking Ancient Trails, Chaco Culture National Historical Park: A Virtual Reality Trail Navigation Study."...

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Welcome Ashley Clark

The SLATE Lab will be welcoming a new member this Summer (she's already been volunteering with us)... Ashley Clark! Ashley is currently presenting her own original research at the Western Psychological Association (WPA) conference in Portland. Her poster is on...

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Spring 2018 Graduates!

We are very happy to announce that two SLATE Lab students successfully defended their milestones. In March, Kyrsten Novak defended her MS thesis. In April, Irfan Kula defended his PhD. Both passed with minor revisions! Congratulations!

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FURI Symposium

Kyrsten Novak (center) presented a poster at the recent FURI Symposium as part of her KEEN Student Mini-Grant Award (to attend the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society...

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Brown Bag Presentation on “Effective Writing”

Dr. Roscoe gave a brown bag presentation on "Mindful Reading and Intentional Writing: Research and Strategies for Effective Writing" on Wednesday, November 15th. This talk provided "9 lessons" for how people can improve their writing. Thanks to everyone who attended!...

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