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Chyr, Wen-Li; Shen, Pei-Di; Chiang, Yi-Chun; Lin, Jau-Bi; Tsai, Chia-Wen – Educational Technology & Society, 2017
This study explored the effects of online academic help-seeking (OAHS) and flipped learning (FL) on students' development of involvement, self-efficacy, and self-directed learning. A quasi-experiment was conducted to investigate whether students' involvement, self-efficacy, and self-directed learning increases over time with intervention by OAHS,…
Descriptors: Help Seeking, Homework, Video Technology, Technology Uses in Education
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Tsai, Chia-Wen – Interactive Learning Environments, 2016
As more and more educational institutions are providing online courses, it is necessary to design effective teaching methods integrated with technologies to benefit both teachers and students. The researcher in this study designed innovative online teaching methods of team-based learning (TBL) and co-regulated learning (CRL) to improve students'…
Descriptors: Student Development, Online Courses, Teamwork, Cooperative Learning
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Tsai, Chia-Wen – Interactive Learning Environments, 2015
This research investigated, via quasi-experiments, the effects of web-based co-regulated learning (CRL) on developing students' computing skills. Two classes of 68 undergraduates in a one-semester course titled "Applied Information Technology: Data Processing" were chosen for this research. The first class (CRL group, n = 38) received…
Descriptors: Web Based Instruction, Cooperative Learning, Electronic Learning, Blended Learning
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Tsai, Chia-Wen – Interactive Learning Environments, 2014
Innovative teaching methods integrated with web technologies have been increasingly used in higher education. However, there are few studies discussing effective web-mediated teaching methods for both students and teachers. To help students learn and develop their academic involvement in a blended course, and improve their thoughts regarding this…
Descriptors: Blended Learning, Quasiexperimental Design, Control Groups, Teaching Methods
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Tsai, Chia-Wen; Shen, Pei-Di – International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education, 2014
More and more educational institutions are using educational technologies and online learning materials to help students achieve satisfactory learning effects. However, not all teachers are able to prepare and design digital learning materials for students. This research attempted to empirically demonstrate the effects of applying open educational…
Descriptors: Open Source Technology, Electronic Classrooms, Educational Technology, Undergraduate Students
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Tsai, Chia-Wen – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2013
In an online course, students learn independently in the virtual environment without teacher's on-the-spot support. However, many students are addicted to the Internet which is filled with a plethora of shopping websites, online games, and social networks (e.g. Facebook). To help keep students focused on and involved in online or blended…
Descriptors: Online Courses, Blended Learning, Instructional Design, Cooperative Learning
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Tsai, Chia-Wen – Behaviour & Information Technology, 2013
In modern business environments, work and tasks have become more complex and require more interdisciplinary skills to complete, including collaborative and computing skills for website design. However, the computing education in Taiwan can hardly be recognised as effective in developing and transforming students into competitive employees. In this…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Online Courses, Instructional Effectiveness, Feedback (Response)
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Tsai, Chia-Wen; Hsu, Pi-Fang; Tseng, Hsueh-Ju – International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education, 2013
This research focuses on exploring the effects of game-based learning (GBL) and self-regulated learning (SRL) on promoting students' learning and the interactions between teachers, students and peers. The experiment designed for this study was conducted in the course of "Media Marketing Management". The effects of GBL, SRL, and their…
Descriptors: Educational Games, Computer Games, Independent Study, Interaction
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Tsai, Chia-Wen; Shen, Pei-Di; Tsai, Meng-Chuan – Behaviour & Information Technology, 2011
The vocational schools in Taiwan regard professional certifications as a badge of skills achievement. The teaching in this context usually focuses on how to help students enhance their professional skills and pass the certificate examinations, particularly for computing courses. However, due to national education policy, pure online courses are…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Vocational Education, Database Management Systems, Instructional Design
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Lee, Tsang-Hsiung; Shen, Pei-Di; Tsai, Chia-Wen – Teaching in Higher Education, 2010
This study explored the effects of web-enabled pedagogies on students' involvement in learning. A series of quasi-experiments were conducted to investigate whether students' involvement increases over time if intervened, respectively, by problem-based learning (PBL), self-regulated learning (SRL), and their combinations. Two classes of 102…
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Vocational Schools, Higher Education, Problem Based Learning
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Tsai, Chia-Wen – Computers & Education, 2010
As more and more people use computers to complete their work and solve problems in the workplace, computing education is emphasized for students of all levels and disciplines in Taiwan. However, the computing education in Taiwan can hardly be recognized as effective and satisfactory. Many inappropriate examples that lack context are used in…
Descriptors: Online Courses, Computers, Foreign Countries, Cooperative Learning