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13. Is Twitter Effective for Learning in the Primary Classroom?

Henthorn, J. and Cammack, P. (2017). Blogging and tweeting in the classroom: exploring

how effective use of new media can help teaching and learning in primary schools. 486 more words


Week 11 - Annotated Bibliography

Ertmer, P. A., Richardson, J. C., Belland, B., Camin, D., Connolly, P., Coulthard, G., Mong, C. (2007). Using Peer Feedback to Enhance the Quality of Student Online Postings: An Exploratory Study. 794 more words

12. What does the research say about educational virtual environments (EVEs) ?

Mikropoulos, T.A., & Natsis, A. (2011). Educational virtual environments: a ten-year

review of empirical research. Computers & Education, 56, 769–780.

This paper reviewed and summarized the last ten years of peer-reviewed empirical research on the educational impact of incorporating virtual reality (VR). 351 more words


Looking for Community College A & P Instructors Who Wish to Engage in Research on Student Attrition

First, a few questions:

  1.  How many of these abbreviations do you know?
  • SoTL
  • DBER
  • IUSE
  1.  Where do most students in the USA take entry-level anatomy and physiology?
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Search Engines and Post-Truth

I had a rather mindless question this morning: In Harry Potter, what is the first name of  the namesake of Hufflepuff house? So I went to Google, and typed simply hufflepuff. 135 more words

Classroom Teaching

10. Online strategies of skilled readers; New literacies!

This article describes a qualitative study of reading strategies focusing on two areas:  the characteristics of skilled readers and how they search for and locate information on the Internet and how skilled readers make decisions when reading information on the Internet. 258 more words


Conceptual and Theoretical Frameworks for Educational Research

In my experience it is not uncommon for graduate students to struggle to figure out how to develop a conceptual or theoretical framework for their thesis or capstone project. 598 more words