Call for papers — Special Issue/Section on Emerging Trends in Education

*** Call for Papers ***

IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing (TETC)

Special Issue/Section on Emerging Trends in Education

*** Submission Deadline: March 1, 2015 ***

(see below for all the important dates)

*** Guest Editors ***

Phillip A. Laplante, Penn State University, USA
Claudio Demartini, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Fabrizio Lamberti, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Colin J. Neill, Penn State University, USA

*** Main topics of interest ***

– Distributed and mobile learning systems
– Formal, non-formal and informal learning environments
– Computer-supported tools for adaptive learning, teaching, tutoring, etc.
– Remote and virtual classrooms and laboratories
– Sensor-based and context-aware collaborative learning systems
– Game-based learning, gamification, edutainment, etc.
– Authoring and management of learning contents
– Knowledge engineering for education and learning analytics
– Social media in teaching and learning
– Technology-augmented active learning
– Innovative applications, devices and interfaces for learning

*** Useful Links ***

Full CFP on IEEE TETC website:

Video introduction:

Download CFP in PDF format:

Authors guidelines:

Submitting papers (via Manuscript Central):

Correspondence should be addressed to:

*** Important dates ***

– Submission Deadline: March 1, 2015
– Reviews Completed: June 1, 2015
– Major Revisions Due (if Needed): July 15, 2015
– Reviews of Revisions Completed (if Needed): September 1, 2015
– Minor Revisions Due (if Needed): October 1, 2015
– Notification of Final Acceptance: November 1, 2015
– Publication Materials for Final Manuscripts Due: December 1, 2015
– Publication date: First Issue of 2016