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Week 13 Overview of Learning with Social Media Research

Pimmer, C., Linxen, S., & Grohbiel, U. (2012). Facebook as a learning tool?

A case study on the appropriation of social network sites from mobile phones in developing countries. 645 more words


Week 12 Overview of Educational Virtual World Research

Cruz, G., Costa, A., Martins, P., Gonçalves, R., & Barroso, J. (2015). Toward

educational virtual worlds: Should identity federation be a concern? Educational Technology & Society, 18(1), 27-36. 472 more words

Action Research

As part of my research into the use of educational technologies in the early years I have visited a small number of settings to interview practitioners about their beliefs about teaching and learning, and their attitudes towards technology. 279 more words


Fending off the Barbarians of Educational Technology

As I took my seat in a high-school auditorium recently, I noted with surprise and a bit of subversive pleasure that our speaker, a prominent author and professor of creative writing, had requested only a podium and an ancient, … 987 more words

Microsoft Underground Part 2: The Conversations

In an earlier post, I talked about the Microsoft Underground tour and workshop, and the technology we saw – Skype, Minecraft, the BBC micro:bit, and others. 1,241 more words

Computer Science

Four Inventive Games That Show Us the Future of Learning

By MindShift November 26, 2015

By Tanner Higgin, Graphite

I think of contemporary art as a kind of futurism. Artists tinker away in their studios like engineers, making challenging (often weird) things that reframe what’s possible. 283 more words

Educational Technology

Scratch to Succeed

By Larry Trincia
Science Department
Delaware Technical Community College
George Campus

It is a challenge for me to incorporate some of the educational tools available into my science classes. 601 more words

Educational Technology