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ERIC Number: EJ1017001
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Apr-10
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1990-3839
The Effect of the Use of Interactive Whiteboard on Students' Motivation
Ozerbas, Mehmet Arif
Educational Research and Reviews, v8 n7 p338-344 Apr 2013
The purpose of this study is to determine how the use of smart board affects the motivation levels of students. This research was carried out with true experimental group and a control group. The sample of the study consists of 50 sophomore students, studying at the Department of Classroom Teaching of the Elementary Education Division at Gazi University in the 2009 to 2010 academic session. In the experimental group, interactive whiteboards (computer-projector and board connection) were used with 25 students; while in the control group, only computer projector was employed, with 25 students also. The experiment lasted for four weeks. The results indicated a significant difference between the experimental and control groups. In comparing their motivation scale scores after the experiment, a statistically significant difference was observed between the two groups and this difference was in favor of the experimental group.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Turkey
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