Michael Yacci Home Page
I am a Professor of Information Sciences and Technology at Rochester
Institute of Technology
I have a variety of professional interests including:
intelligent tutoring systems
instructional design theory
performance support systems
interactive courseware design
- knowledge management
- human cognition
Projects and Papers
Personification and Practical Dialogues in a Kiosk Agent Paper presented at AACE Ed-Media Conference, Toronto, Canada 2010.
Operations and Strategy Learning in Edutainment Interfaces Paper presented at AACE Ed-Media Conference, Lugano Switzerland, 2004.
The Conversational Diagnostic AgentPaper presented at AACE Ed-Media Conference, Lugano Switzerland, 2004.
The Knowledge Warehouse:
Reusable Knowledge Components (Published in Performance Improvement Quarterly, Vol 12,
No. 3, 1999)
Interactivity Demystified: A Structural
Definition for Online Learning and Intelligent CBT (Published in Educational Technology, August 2000)
Factors Contributing to Ideal Instructional
Interactivity (Accepted to EDMEDIA 2001, World Conference on Educational
Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications, Tempere, Finland. Co-authored
with Paul Hyman)
The Intelligent Test ToolKit (Provost's Productivity Grant: Final Report)
A similar paper was presented at EDMEDIA 1999, World Conference on Educational
Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications, Seattle Washington.
Assessing Knowledge Structures Presented at AECT Conference, Anaheim, CA. 1990
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