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Wang, Lixun – Education and Information Technologies, 2016
Peer teaching and learning are learner-centred approaches with great potential for promoting effective learning, and the fast development of Web 2.0 technology has opened new doors for promoting peer teaching and learning. In this study, we aim to establish peer teaching and learning among students by employing a Wikibook project in the course…
Descriptors: Web Sites, Textbooks, Educational Technology, Teaching Methods
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Shen, Xiao-Liang; Cheung, Christy M. K.; Lee, Matthew K. O. – British Journal of Educational Technology, 2013
With the prevalence of the Internet, it has become increasingly easy and common for students to seek information from various online sources. Wikipedia is one of the largest and most popular reference websites that university students may heavily rely on in completing their assignments and other course-related projects. Based on the information…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Students, Student Surveys, Online Surveys
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Chan, Chitat – Citizenship, Social and Economics Education, 2013
An extraordinary large-scale student movement in Hong Kong successfully forced the government to withdraw a patriotic education proposal in 2012. The student group has attracted serious scrutiny from the pro-government camp because of the students' unusually young age and remarkable mobilising power. This study aims to explore the community…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Citizenship Education, Activism, Patriotism
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Pow, Jacky; Fu, Jun – Journal of Information Technology Education: Research, 2012
This study explores a strategy for Web-based collaborative inquiry learning (WCIL) for the purpose of developing students' digital literacy (DL). In view of the problems and difficulties identified in a previously published case study of WCIL practice in a class of secondary 3 students (aged 14 to 15), another round of WCIL activity was carried…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Web 2.0 Technologies, Computer Literacy, Multimedia Materials
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Deng, Liping; Yuen, Allan H. K. – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2012
The success of academic blogs depends on the participation and engagement of students. Taking an exploratory approach, this study aims to develop a better understanding of the perceptions of student teachers towards academic blogging, and the factors that motivate them to write academic blogs voluntarily. Drawing on data gathered from…
Descriptors: Web Sites, Electronic Publishing, Student Teachers, Student Attitudes
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Jones, Rodney H. – Sport, Education and Society, 2011
This paper explores the role of digital media and creativity in the processes of learning that occur in groups of urban skateboarders. In particular, it examines how the production and consumption of amateur videos contribute to both skaters' mastery of the techniques of the sport and their integration into the culture of the sport. The data come…
Descriptors: Video Technology, Web Sites, Creativity, Physical Education
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Jun, Fu; Pow, Jacky – Journal of Information Technology Education, 2011
Digital literacy (DL), a term that emerged with the explosion of digital information and multimedia technology, refers to basic competence in using digital technology. The present study first analyzed the evolvement from media literacy to digital literacy and developed a four-branch theoretical framework of DL by investigating related definitions…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary School Students, Media Literacy, Internet
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Churchill, Daniel – Innovations in Education and Teaching International, 2011
This paper outlines a study that explored educational applications of blogs with a class of postgraduate students in a Hong Kong university over a period of one semester in 2006, and considers its outcomes. Rather than using the usual learning management system to support learning in the class, the facilitator-researcher organised a blog-based…
Descriptors: Web Sites, Electronic Publishing, Foreign Countries, Teaching Methods
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Woo, Matsuko; Chu, Samuel; Ho, Andrew; Li, Xuanxi – Educational Technology & Society, 2011
This small-scale case study explores the challenges and potential benefits of a wiki for students and teachers in a primary-five English-language class in Hong Kong. The study examined how the wiki's key affordances might help in scaffolding students during their collaborative writing projects. The study found that the use of a wiki in a class of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Collaborative Writing, Cooperative Learning, Scaffolding (Teaching Technique)
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Hodgson, Paula; Wong, Dora – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2011
The curriculum for journalism is being forced to change because the traditional print-based and broadcast modes are being challenged by wide and easy access to online mass communication. Primarily, students need to develop proficiency in writing, editing and publishing. However, they are also expected to be skilled in the Web medium as they…
Descriptors: Web Sites, Electronic Publishing, Foreign Countries, Journalism Education
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Tse, Shek Kam; Yuen, Allan Hoi Kau; Loh, Elizabeth Ka Yee; Lam, Joseph Wai Ip; Ng, Rex Hung Wai – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2010
This study looked at the types of blog consulted by 1,298 Primary 4 students in Hong Kong and whether such consultation influenced performance on standardised tests of Chinese and English reading comprehension. When students were asked if they consulted Chinese and English blogs, 42% said they looked at Chinese blogs and 19% said they looked at…
Descriptors: Reading Comprehension, Web Sites, Electronic Publishing, Reading Achievement
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Chew, Ivan – Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems, 2009
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to present an exploratory survey as part of a presentation for the Bridging Worlds 2008 conference. It seeks to understand how library institutions in the South East Asia (SEA) region have implemented Web 2.0 technologies--blogs, RSS feeds, wikis, or the use of services like Flickr, YouTube, de.lici.ous.…
Descriptors: Web Sites, Electronic Publishing, Public Libraries, Academic Libraries