Alyssa Friend Wise is Associate Professor of Learning Sciences and Educational Technology in the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development at New York University (NYU).
Ms. Wise’s research focuses on the design of learning analytics systems that are theoretically grounded, computationally robust, and pedagogically useful for informing teaching and learning. She has published extensively on how to identify useful traces of learning in large data sets, and how best to use them to inform educational decision-making by designers, instructors and students.
Wise is a member of the Executive Committee of the Society for Learning Analytics Research and the Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning Committee within in the International Society of the Learning Sciences. In 2017, she will become one of the principal editors of the Journal of Learning Analytics.
Ms. Wise will lead the ‘Learning Analytics: Evidence-based Education’ panel, taking place on Tuesday 5th December at 3PM.