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We observe a continuous shift from face-to-face to hybrid or online education. Today, learners are exposed to a high level of autonomy and, at the same time, have less contact with peers and teachers. In this environment, the ability to self-regulate one’s learning is becoming more relevant to achieve positive learning results and academic success. However, the application of self-regulated learning is not trivial. A potential solution for this challenge comes in the form of digital assistants like chatbots or pedagogical agents that provide structure for the learners. Existing research on digital assistants for self-regulated learning is scattered across several fields. In this research-in-progress paper, we present preliminary results of a systematic literature review (SLR) study providing an overview of the state-of- the-art of digital assistants supporting SRL. Our results show that future research in this domain should focus on affect, behavioral, and context regulation and more longitudinal studies are required.



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