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Contemporary Cultures of Reading: Apps and Online Platforms - Facebook as an educational platform

‘Most universities now have student portals and web based learning systems as a central part of course delivery. Therefore, it becomes increasingly important to understand the effects of online learning practices, including social media, on student engagement.’ 1,203 more words

Pedagogy for Digital Natives

The majority of today’s students are considered to be digital natives. Prensky (2012) defines a digital native as someone who was born into the digital era, a person who grew up using technology and who has independent skills when learning new technology.   406 more words

Education

Designing a Survey Study to Measure the Diversity of Digital Learners

Pengiran Shaiffadzillah Pengiran Omarali
School of Education, Environment and Development, University of Manchester,
United Kingdom

ABSTRACT

This article describes the design of a quantitative study that aims to gather empirical data on the different types of digital learners in a student population, inclusive of the elusive digital natives who purportedly exist in settings laden with digital technology. 78 more words

Digital Learners

Digital age: generation conflicts or peaceful coexistence?

How we are imagining the life without internet?

Do you remember the time when we did not have internet, access to any information you are searching, watching videos whenever we want and from whoever we want, using video conversation functions, etc, etc. 1,826 more words

Designing a Survey Study to Measure the Diversity of Digital Learners

Pengiran Shaiffadzillah Pengiran Omarali
School of Education, Environment, and Development, University of Manchester,
United Kingdom

ABSTRACT

This article describes the design of a quantitative study that aims to gather empirical data on the different types of digital learners in a student population, inclusive of the elusive digital natives who purportedly exist in settings laden with digital technology. 79 more words

Course Reflection

Course Reflection

At the start of this course I pointed toward the loss of potential that I saw in the use of technology in higher education and if anything, the past seven weeks has affirmed my belief that there is so much opportunity that is being lost when it comes to innovations available and how they are used. 767 more words

Digital Natives