Pedagogical Agent & Dialog Systems 2016


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Conversations with AutoTutor help students learn
AC Graesser – International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in …, 2016 – Springer
… AutoTutor and these other systems with pedagogical agents have helped students learn compared to various control conditions. … Researchers who have developed tutorial dialogue systems with deep syntactic parsers (eg, BEETLE II, Dzikovska et al. …

Socially-aware virtual agents: Automatically assessing dyadic rapport from temporal patterns of behavior
R Zhao, T Sinha, AW Black, J Cassell – International Conference on …, 2016 – Springer
… To our knowledge, SARA is the first socially-aware dialog system that relies on visual, verbal, and vocal cues to detect user social and task intent, and generates … Similarly, [9]’s gaze-reactive pedagogical agent diagnoses disengagement or boredom by the use of eye trackers. …

Architecting an intelligent tutoring system with an affective dialogue module
S Jiménez, R Juárez-Ramírez… – Software …, 2016 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… and gestures (with an animated pedagogical agent). By the moment, we selected some words from forums, comments in educational portals and conversation with students. … The prototype version is composed of 7 classes, Fig. 8 shows the dialogue system class diagram. …

Fostering user engagement in face-to-face human-agent interactions: a survey
C Clavel, A Cafaro, S Campano… – Toward Robotic Socially …, 2016 – Springer
… In: Lee GG, Mariani J, Minker W, Nakamura S (eds) Spoken dialogue systems for ambient environments. … Wang N, Johnson WL, Mayer RE, Rizzo P, Shaw E, Collins H (2008) The politeness effect: pedagogical agents and learning outcomes. …

On the track of Artificial Intelligence: Learning with intelligent personal assistants
NG Canbek, ME Mutlu – Journal of Human Sciences, 2016 – j-humansciences.com
… As explained in detail by Howes and Larsson (2015), Google Now is not intended as a full dialogue system. … Although there have been several works related to IPAs in education (also known and conceived as Intelligent Pedagogical Agents by Garrido et al. …

We’re in this together: Intentional Design of Social Relationships with AIED systems
E Walker, A Ogan – International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in …, 2016 – Springer
… We argue that relationships will be formed with technologies with different affordances, spanning pedagogical agents, dialogue systems, robots, simple feedback messages, or even less traditionally interactive technologies such as digital textbooks. …

tHe role oF politeness in interaCtive eduCational soFtware For lanGuaGe tutorinG
WL JOHNSON, N WANG – … the Design Implications They Place on …, 2016 – books.google.com
… Chiu, YC (2004a). A pedagogical agent for psychosocial intervention on a handheld computer. In Proceedings of AAAI Fall Symposium on Health Dialog System. 64–70. Menlo Park, California: AAAI Press.) Page 117. tHe role …

Predicting Dialogue Acts for Intelligent Virtual Agents with Multimodal Student Interaction Data.
W Min, JB Wiggins, L Pezzullo, AK Vail, KE Boyer… – EDM, 2016 – cise.ufl.edu
… The selection of dialogue moves was informed by the literature on dialogue systems for learning [8], as well as experience with a … between student models and dialogue acts can guide the design of advanced tutorial dialogue management capabilities for pedagogical agents. …

M2D: Monolog to Dialog Generation for Conversational Story Telling
KK Bowden, GI Lin, LI Reed, JE Fox Tree… – … on Interactive Digital …, 2016 – Springer
… SUNY, Albany (1988)Google Scholar. 20. Moreno, R., Mayer, R., Lester, J.: Life-like pedagogical agents in constructivist multimedia environments: cognitive consequences of their interaction. In: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology, vol. 1, pp. …

Social robotics
C Breazeal, K Dautenhahn, T Kanda – Springer Handbook of Robotics, 2016 – Springer
… 226–233. JC Lester, SG Towns, CB Callaway, JL Voerman, PJ Fitzgerald: Deictic and emotive communication in animated pedagogical agents. … Back-channel feedback generation using linguistic and nonlinguistic information and its application to spoken dialogue system, Proc. …

Similarity in Observable Behaviors: A Synthesis of Studies with Implications for Socially-Aware Educational Technology Design
T Sinha – arXiv preprint arXiv:1608.02977, 2016 – arxiv.org
… In that vein, the understand- ing of different channels along which such be- havioral similarity manifests in human-human tu- toring interaction, is essential to plug similar so- cial capabilities into pedagogical agents that in- creasingly participate in human-agent interactions …

What makes virtual agents believable?
A Bogdanovych, T Trescak, S Simoff – Connection Science, 2016 – Taylor & Francis
Page 1. CONNECTION SCIENCE, 2016 VOL. 28, NO. 1, 83–108 http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1080/09540091.2015.1130021 What makes virtual agents believable? Anton Bogdanovych, Tomas Trescak and Simeon Simoff MARCS Research …

Conquering an Exo-planet Through the use of a Virtual Role Playing Game Assisted by an Emotionally Intelligent Pedagogical Agent
A Terracina, F Fabiani, LS Ferro… – … on Games Based …, 2016 – search.proquest.com
… The experimental results show a range of preferences associated with pedagogical agents and affective communication. … We start from the result found by Mori to implement our dialogue system. An example of VLE is the one described in Scheucher (2009). …

Chatterbot for Education: a Study based on Formal Concept Analysis for Instructional Material Recommendation
S Moraes, R Machado – Brazilian Symposium on Computers in Education …, 2016 – br-ie.org
… Conceptually, chatterbots are dialog systems that aim to communication in natural language, with users in order to assist them in any way (Jurafsky and Martin, 2005; Al … They also act as pedagogical agents and partners in the learning process (Kerly et al, 2009; Griol et al 2011). …

Building Social Awareness for Teens and Young Adults with Autism via Gamification
V Gay, P Leijdekkers, A Pooley – Joint International Conference on …, 2016 – Springer
… between tutors being embedded and separate from the game, however there was significant benefit in the presence of a ‘Pedagogical Agent’. … of the wide variety of mechanisms that can be utilised to support social simulation, specifically it has a detailed dialogue system. …

Designing a Personal Assistant for Life-Long Learning (PAL3).
WR Swartout, BD Nye, A Hartholt, A Reilly… – FLAIRS Conference, 2016 – aaai.org
… PAL3 has four key design areas that will be discussed: the Pal animated pedagogical agent that acts as a mentor and guide, the library of learning re- sources, the persistent learner record that drives learner models and … International Workshop on Spoken Dialogue Systems. …

Intelligent Virtual Agents: 16th International Conference, IVA 2016, Los Angeles, CA, USA, September 20–23, 2016, Proceedings
D Traum, W Swartout, P Khooshabeh, S Kopp… – 2016 – books.google.com
… Carolin Straßmann, and Nicole C. Krämer Impact of Individual Differences on Affective Reactions to Pedagogical Agents Scaffolding … and Mark S. Dworkin A Deep Learning Methodology for Semantic Utterance Classification in Virtual Human Dialogue Systems….. …

M2D: Monolog to Dialog Generation for Conversational Story Telling
MA Walker – … : 9th International Conference on Interactive Digital …, 2016 – books.google.com
… Grace I. Lin, Lena I. Reed, Jean E. Fox Tree, and Marilyn A. Walker Natural Language and Dialog Systems Lab, University … SUNY, Albany (1988) Moreno, R., Mayer, R., Lester, J.: Life-like pedagogical agents in constructivist multimedia environments: cognitive consequences of …

International workshop on social learning and multimodal interaction for designing artificial agents (workshop summary)
M Chetouani, SM Anzalone, G Varni, IH Torres… – Proceedings of the 18th …, 2016 – dl.acm.org
… and practical approaches to social learning with agents; • Verbal, non-verbal communication and backchannels; • Natural language processing and dialogue systems for social robots; … The first paper explores the use of an avatar as pedagogical agent in lecture-like scenarios. …

Artificial Persuasion in Pedagogical Games
Z Zeng – arXiv preprint arXiv:1601.06245, 2016 – arxiv.org
… 45 Figure 5.7 Example of a Persuasion Cue ….. 46 Figure 5.8 Water Molecule Requests Teaching from the Student ….. 46 Figure 5.9 Example Dialogue Entry in Unity Dialogue System ….. 48 …

?he Power of a Nod and a Glance: Envelope vs. Emotional Feedback in Animated Conversational Agents
J Cassell, KR ThórissonR – justinecassell.com
… Master,s thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass. Cassell, J. In press. Embodied conversation: Integrating face and gesture into automatic spoken dialog systems. In Spoken dialogue systems, ed. S. Luperfoy. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. …

GRETA: Towards an Interactive Conversational Virtual Companion
K Prepin, R Niewiadomski, E de Sevin, C Pelachaud – academia.edu
… They can play different roles, from a companion for old people or young kids, to a virtual trainee, a game character, a pedagogical agent or even a web agent (Johnson et al., 2005; Moreno, in press … Gustafson, J., Lindberg, N., Lundeberg, M., The August spoken dialog system. …

Teaching Social Communication Skills Through Human-Agent Interaction
H Tanaka, S Sakriani, G Neubig, T Toda… – ACM Transactions on …, 2016 – dl.acm.org
… We develop a dialogue system named automated social skills trainer, which is an application including video modeling of human behavior and real-time behavior detection as well as data visualization to help people improve their social skills (Figure 1). We investigate whether …

A Conversational Agent for the Improvement of Human Reasoning Skills
NT Le – fg-elearning.gi.de
… 13 3.2 Features of Believable and Effective Pedagogical Agents . . . . . 13 3.2.1 Effective teaching . . . . . … The goal of this thesis is to explore whether pedagogical agents can be successful in teaching the difficult subject that rationality is. …

Developing a Virtual Coach for Chronic Patients: A User Study on the Impact of Similarity, Familiarity and Realism
A van Wissen, C Vinkers, A van Halteren – International Conference on …, 2016 – Springer
… Comput. HCI Older Popul. 17, 711–735 (2005)CrossRefGoogle Scholar. 6. Bickmore, T., Giorgino, T.: Health dialog systems for patients and consumers. … Springer, Heidelberg (2006)CrossRefGoogle Scholar. 15. Haake, M., Gulz, A.: Visual realism and virtual pedagogical agents. …

Help helps, but only so much: Research on help seeking with intelligent tutoring systems
V Aleven, I Roll, BM McLaren, KR Koedinger – International Journal of …, 2016 – Springer
… K. (2004). Evaluating the effectiveness of a tutorial dialogue system for self-explanation. In JC … G. (2012). The effectiveness of pedagogical agents’ prompting and feedback in facilitating co-adapted learning with metatutor. In SA …

A study of the use of natural language processing for conversational agents
RS Wilkens – 2016 – lume.ufrgs.br
… by several terms, including animated agents or embedded conversational agents (ECA). A dialogue system has six basic components. (1) The speech recognition component is res- … In this sense dialogue systems provide a natural language interaction with the user. …

Virtual coaches for healthy lifestyle
HJA op den Akker, R Klaassen, A Nijholt – Toward Robotic Socially …, 2016 – Springer
… 24]. The animated embodiment is often just the visual appearance of an embodied conversational agent (ECA) [21]. Under the hood the ECA is a more or less sophisticated (spoken or multi-modal) dialogue system. Cassell …

Persuasive Teachable Agent for Intergenerational Learning
SF Lim – arXiv preprint arXiv:1601.07264, 2016 – arxiv.org
… 1 Introduction Teachable agents are pedagogical agents that encourage students to learn through teaching … The following Chapter 2 of this paper introduces artificial intelligence and agent technology, followed by a literature review on teachable agent as a pedagogical agent …

A Multimodal Approach to Assessing User Experiences with Agent Helpers
L Clark, A Ofemile, S Adolphs, T Rodden – ACM Transactions on …, 2016 – dl.acm.org
… 29:3 dialogue systems that have been a mainstay in society for over a decade now [Nass and Moon 2000]. Agents that provide guidance like this may not just be referred to as instructors; they may also be referred to as advice givers or as “helpers” [Torrey et al. 2013; Strait et al. …

Collaboration and Gender Equity in Game-Based Learning for Middle School Computer Science
PS Buffum, M Frankosky, KE Boyer… – … in Science & …, 2016 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. 18 Computing in Science & Engineering 1521-9615/16/$33.00 © 2016 IEEE Copublished by the IEEE CS and the AIP March/April 2016 BEST OF RESPECT, PART 1 Collaboration and Gender Equity in Game-Based Learning for Middle School Computer Science …

Evaluation of a multimodal 3-D pronunciation tutor for learning Mandarin as a second language: An eye-tracking study
Y Zhou, F Chen, H Chen, L Wang… – … (ISCSLP), 2016 10th …, 2016 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… Quality of experiencing multi-modal interaction,” W. Minker, GG Lee, S. Nakamura, J. Mariani (Eds.), Spoken Dialogue Systems Technology and … SE Kahler, ST Barlow, BA Stone, RS Bhogal, “The persona effect: affective impact of animated pedagogical agents,” Proceedings of …

Instruction based on adaptive learning technologies
V Aleven, EA McLaughlin, RA Glenn… – Handbook of research …, 2016 – cs.cmu.edu
Page 1. Running head: ADAPTIVE LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES Draft. Please do not distribute. 1 INSTRUCTION BASED ON ADAPTIVE LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES Vincent Aleven, Elizabeth A. McLaughlin, R. Amos Glenn, Kenneth R. Koedinger …

An empirical analysis of formality in online communication
E Pavlick, J Tetreault – … of the Association for Computational Linguistics, 2016 – transacl.org
… To enable real advancements in dialog systems, information extraction, and human-computer interaction, computers need to understand the entirety of what humans say, both the literal and the non-literal. In this paper, we focus on the …

Serious Games Architectures and Engines
H Söbke, A Streicher – Entertainment Computing and Serious Games, 2016 – Springer
… [32] define a list of requirement for the specific case of authoring tools for pedagogical agents. … The framework is interlinked with a game engine, a dialogue system and a narrative engine via a so-called translation engine handling synchronization and communication. …

Computational models
P WU, CA MILLER, H FUNK… – Human-Computer Etiquette …, 2016 – books.google.com
… examples of its application. 4.4 Examples of Computational Models of Etiquette Some of the earliest computational applications of politeness in com- puter science literature can be found in dialog systems. Pautler (1998) developed …

Adapting progress feedback and emotional support to learner personality
M Dennis, J Masthoff, C Mellish – International Journal of Artificial …, 2016 – Springer
… confusion, frustration and engagement. Autotutor interacts with learners in two ways – via natural language dialogues and an embodied pedagogical agent which expresses affective responses to the learner. Autotutor aims to …

Data Formats for Emotion and Personality
MASN Nunes, J Granatyr – meninasnacomputacao.com.br
Page 1. Data Formats for Emotion and Personality Maria Augusta SN Nunes1 and Jones Granatyr2 Abstract: Data formats used in the representation of affective aspects are usually formed by different computational formalisms …

Interaction with an Edu-Game: A Detailed Analysis of Student Emotions and Judges’ Perceptions
C Conati, M Gutica – International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in …, 2016 – Springer
… anxiety, and confidence). Forbes-Riley and Litman (2011) tracked the states of student uncertainty and disengagement with a dialog-based computer tutor (ITSPOKE, Intelligent Tutoring SPOKEn dialog system). These two states …

Gaze Mechanisms for Situated Interaction with Embodied Agents
S Andrist – 2016 – search.proquest.com
… Virtual agents have also been utilized in a wide array of applications, such as embodied conversational agents that interact with and attempt to develop relationships with humans (Bickmore and Picard, 2005), pedagogical agents in tutoring systems (Rickel and Johnson, 1999 …

A data mining approach to ontology learning for automatic content-related question-answering in MOOCs.
S Shatnawi – 2016 – openair.rgu.ac.uk
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