Articles by Dr. Eric Wiebe

Dr. Eric Wiebe is a professor in the Department of STEM Education at NC State University and senior research fellow at the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation. Research contexts for his work range from individual student studies in the lab, to classroom studies, to large scale remote data collection activities with MOOCs and other cloud-based learning environments.

Understanding Motivations and Behaviors: User-centered Analysis of MOOC Participation

Analysis of participation in online courses showed different patterns, and suggested design changes to motivate students to complete the course and get more out of the experience. [Read More]