The LISA Learning Companion (SmartMonitor) is a tablet app that gives personal learning support. It receives, analyzes and visualizes sensor data, and communicates with the LISA learning analytics backend.
The principal goal of a learning companion is to support self-regulated learning. The learning companion
… provides awareness about personal learning situations by visualizing sensor data, and by presenting a learning history
… notifies learners when their heart rate exeeds limits, or when air quality is getting worse,
… helps to formulate and verify personal learning goals,
… gives recommendations for learning, based on indicators for emotional state derived from sensor data,
… displays recommendations from a lisa learning application.