E-Slate related Resources

Publications Other materials
C. Kynigos, M. Koutlis 2002: "E-slate: A 'black-and-white box' approach to component computing". Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, New Orleans, 2002. DOC
C. Kynigos 2002: "Generating cultures for mathematical microworld development in a multi-organizational context". Journal of Educational Computing Research, Baywood Publishing Co. Inc. (1 and 2), 183-209. DOC
C. Kynigos 2001: "E-slate Logo as a basis for constructing microworlds with mathematics teachers". Proceedings of the Ninth Eurologo Conference, Lintz, Austria, 65-74. DOC
G. Birbilis, M. Koutlis, K. Kyrimis, G. Tsironis, G. Vasiliou, 2000: “E-Slate: A software architectural style for end-user programming”, presented at the 22nd International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2000), Limerick, Ireland. PDF
J. Roschelle, M. Koutlis, A. Reppening, etal, 1999: “Developing Educational Software Components”, IEEE Computer, September 1999 Special Issue on Web based
learning and collaboration pp 2-10.
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M. Koutlis etal, 1999: “E-Slate: a kit of educational components” AI-ED '99 international conference, poster session, LeMans, France, July '99. PDF
M. Koutlis, P. Kourouniotis, K. Kyrimis,   N. Renieri, 1998: “Inter-component communication as a vehicle towards end-user modeling”, ICSE'98 Workshop on Component-Based Software Engineering, Kyoto, Japan. On-line proceedings
Ch. Kynigos, M. Koutlis, Th. Hadzilacos, 1998: “Mathematics with Component Oriented Exploratory Software”, International Journal of Computers in Mathematics Education, Kluwer Academic. PDF
M. Koutlis, Ch. Kynigos, A. Oikonomou, G. Tsironis, 1997: “Empowering Logo through a Component-Oriented Approach”, 7th Eurologo Conference, Boudapest, Hungary, August '97. PDF
M. Koutlis, Th. Hadzilacos, 1996: “Avakeeo: the construction kit of computerised microworlds for teaching and learning Geography”, Second International Symposium on GIS in Higher Education, NCGIA, Baltimore, September 1996. PDF
Th. Hadzilacos, M. Koutlis, “A framework for the Computer Aided Spatial Education through Geographic Microwords”, Workshop in Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM) Washington DC November 1993. PDF
Interactive video of E-Slate which provides an overview of its unique features (80MB, requires Quicktime 4).

English version

Greek version
Animated presentation (Powerpoint) of the rationale and benefits of a component-based approach in the development of educational software.
The E-Slate poster depicting the approach the roles the products and the process is available in three sizes: small (1000x1499, 400KB) medium (2000x2999, 1.3MB) and large (3000x4499, 2.5MB).
Links to related projects and sites
Educational Software Components of Tomorrow
Educational Object Economy
Java Sketchpad
Turtle Tracks
Inteligent Pad
Exploratory project