The Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR)

Thanks to generous support from Mike Palmquist at CSU Online, CSU is now and an institutional member of  the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR). This organization is the leading professional organization for learning analytics research. As an institutional member, we can allow anyone associated with CSU (faculty, staff, students) to receive a free individual or student membership.

SoLAR Membership: If you are interested in joining SoLAR as an affiliate of CSU, please contact James Folkestad ( (C-ALT Director). Send your request using your CSU email address and I can send you a code that will provide you with a free membership.

International Educational Data Mining Society (EDM)

The International Educational Data Mining Society’s aim is to support collaboration and scientific development in this new discipline, through the organization of the EDM conference series, the Journal of Educational Data Mining, and mailing lists, as well as the development of community resources to support the sharing of data and techniques.