We conduct research on digital learning environments and learning analytics. Our aim is to assist all parties in the education field from pupils to decision makers.
Digital learning environment that offers instant feedback to students and in-depth learning analytics for teachers.
The Turku Research Institute for Learning Analytics (TRILA) is a research group focused on digital learning technologies. TRILA is part of the University of Turku and its research is mainly concerned with learning analytics and its applications in digital learning platforms, communal learning, and integrating psychometrics into learning technologies. We aim to advance the application of pedagogically sound and diverse learning technologies and analytics.
TRILA develops ViLLE, a digital learning platform that includes content for studying mathematics, programming, Finnish, and English. ViLLE is used widely in Finland with over half of schools having adopted it into their teaching in one way or another.
Our goal is to improve our society by maximising the quality of teaching and learning.
We aim to:
- become leading experts in the field of educational technology and learning analytics
- play a leading role in research of the field.
Learning analytics aims to advance learning and teaching by utilising data collected during the learning process.
TRILA contibutes to research and development of digital learning methods at the University of Turku.
ViLLE is a digital learning platgorm developed in the University of Turku. ViLLE includes diverse materials for learning of mathematics, programming, languages and other subjects.
FUNA assessment allows teachers to assess the basic skills of their students with evidence-based tools.