3rd Workshop on Technology Enhanced Learning of Thinking Skills (TELoTS)

Held at the 24th International Conference on Computers in Education ICCE 2016, Nov 28th - Dec 2nd 2016, IIT Bombay, India


Call for Papers

Brief Description

Workshop Topic

Paper Expectation

Paper Submission

Program Committee

Important Dates


August 16, 2016

August 28, 2016

Acceptance Notice:

    September 4, 2016

Final Camera Ready:

  September 11, 2016

Workshop Organizer

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India

    Sahana MURTHY

    Sridhar IYER

    Aditi KOTHIYAL

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Previous TELoTS Workshop

First TELoTS Workshop

Second TELoTS Workshop


Date and Time: Monday, November 28, 2016, 9:00am – 12:30pm

Venue: Seminar Room 3, VMCC Building

List of accepted papers

  • Scaffolding of Thinking about Structure with Kit-Building Task: Tsukasa Hirashima, Yusuke Hayashi
  • Promoting Productive Disciplinary Engagement in Engineering Design Using a CAD tool: Chandan Dasgupta & Alejandra Magana
  • Abstract visual notations as an aid for historical problem solving: Vikram Vincent, Ravi Poovaiah
  • Designing PHyTeR: a system to teach troubleshooting skill: Kavya Alse, Sridhar Iyer & Sasikumar M
  • Interactive Vectors For Model-based Reasoning: DurgaPrasad Karnam, Harshit Agrawal, Dibyanshee Mishra & Sanjay Chandrasekharan
  • Modeling Learners’ Metacognitive Skills in Open Ended Learning Environments: Ramkumar Rajendran, Gautam Biswas
Schedule of the workshop to be updated soon.

Glimpses of 2nd TELoTS workshop at ICCE 2015

Call for Papers

brief description of the workshop topic

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workshop topic

    • Learning environments for development of thinking skills

    • Techniques for integration of ICT to promote thinking skills

    • Systems / tools aimed at explicitly developing thinking skills

    • Pedagogical approaches and teaching-learning strategies for developing thinking skills

    • Assessment of thinking skills – techniques, tools and innovative approaches using technology

    • Methodological issues related to TELoTS and innovative research methods

    • Curriculum design for the development of thinking skills

    • Models, theories and frameworks underpinning TELoTS

    • Learner characterization for TELoTS

    • Transfer of thinking skills across domains and situations; techniques for fostering transfer; methods of assessing transfer of thinking skills

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What is expected in the submitted paper




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How to submit a paper

Important Dates

Other Information

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Program Committee Members


  • ABET (2014). Criteria for Accrediting Engineering Programs
  • Beyer, B. K. (1988). Developing a thinking skills program. Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
  • ISTE, 2014. International Society for Technology in Education. Computational thinking for all.
  • Padilla, M.J., ' The Science Process Skills, Research Matters - to the Science Teacher, No. 9004, March 1, 1990.
  • Pellegrino, J. and Hilton, M. L. (2012). Editors, National Research Council, Education for Life and Work: Developing Transferable Knowledge and Skills in the 21st Century. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2012.
  • NAS (2014). Preparing for 21st Century, The Education Imperative
  • Redish, E. F. and Smith, K. A. (2008), Looking Beyond Content: Skill Development for Engineers. Journal of Engineering Education, 97: 295-307.

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