Seeing learning content in action allows us to learn about learning. A system like LON-CAPA collects massive amounts of data about learner transactions.
Respecting user privacy and following human subject research protocols, LON-CAPA is a laboratory for learning.
The LON-CAPA model system collected transaction data from 138,320,000 student homework transactions, as well as click-by-click access data from 7,700 courses. The LON-CAPA project generated over 80 research publications and over 140 scholarly presentations and talks.