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Chai, Ching Sing; Wong, Lung-Hsiang; King, Ronnel B. – Educational Technology & Society, 2016
Seamless language learning promises to be an effective learning approach that addresses the limitations of classroom-only language learning. It leverages mobile technologies to facilitate holistic and perpetual learning experiences that bridge different locations, times, technologies or social settings. Despite the emergence of studies on seamless…
Descriptors: Second Language Learning, Chinese, Technology Uses in Education, Educational Technology
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Chai, Ching Sing; Deng, Feng; Tsai, Pei-Shan; Koh, Joyce Hwee; Tsai, Chin-Chung – Asia Pacific Education Review, 2015
This study attempts to design a survey to assess students' perceptions of twenty-first-century learning practices in their classrooms and the resulting knowledge creation self-efficacy among the students. In addition, it also explores the relationships among the various dimensions of twenty-first-century learning practices. Four hundred and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Primary Education, Elementary School Students, Student Attitudes
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Wong, Lung-Hsiang; Chai, Ching Sing; Zhang, Xujuan; King, Ronnel B. – IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies, 2015
Integrating technologies into teaching and learning poses a significant challenge for many teachers who lack socio-techno-pedagogical know-how and time to design interventions. A possible solution is to design sound technology-enhanced learning (TEL) environments with relevant content and pedagogical tools to reduce teachers' design efforts.…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Technological Literacy, Pedagogical Content Knowledge
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Lim, Cher Ping; Pek, Meow Sien; Chai, Ching Sing – Journal of Educational Multimedia and Hypermedia, 2005
Research studies have shown that effective classroom management is a necessary condition for successful ICT integration in schools. Drawing upon the classroom management practices of teachers in a Singapore primary school, this article describes how the elements of classroom management facilitate the creation of a conducive learning environment to…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Classroom Techniques, Information Technology, Educational Technology
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Sang, Guoyuan; Liang, Jyh-Chong; Chai, Ching Sing; Dong, Yan; Tsai, Chin-Chung – Asia Pacific Education Review, 2018
To help students build twenty-first century learning skills, teachers must have reasonable perceptions about twenty-first century learning. To investigate Chinese teachers' perceptions of twenty-first century learning competencies (TP21CLC), we conducted a survey (N = 340) using the questionnaire "Teachers' Perceptions of 21st Century…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Teaching Methods, Cooperative Learning, Independent Study
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Wong, Lung-Hsiang; Chai, Ching Sing; Aw, Guat Poh – Comunicar: Media Education Research Journal, 2017
This conceptual paper describes a language learning model that applies social media to foster contextualized and connected language learning in communities. The model emphasizes weaving together different forms of language learning activities that take place in different learning contexts to achieve seamless language learning. it promotes social…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Second Language Learning, Social Media, Electronic Learning
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Chai, Ching Sing; Tan, Lynde; Deng, Feng; Koh, Joyce Hwee Ling – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2017
Although there is an established body of work arguing that teachers' technological pedagogical content knowledge (TPACK) is necessary for designing ICT-integrated lessons, little is known about the relationships among teachers' beliefs about learning, their design dispositions, learning design practices and TPACK. Critical inquiry in this aspect…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Graduate Students, Instructional Design, Technological Literacy
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Lim, Cher Ping; Chai, Ching Sing – British Journal of Educational Technology, 2008
In this study, we observed and interviewed six teachers from two Singapore primary school classrooms. The schools were reportedly achieving high levels of computer integration as reflected in a nationwide questionnaire survey. Out of the 18 lessons that we observed, 14 lessons have incorporated some elements of constructivist teaching. However,…
Descriptors: Constructivism (Learning), Foreign Countries, Classroom Environment, Teaching Methods
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Toh, Tze Keong; Koh, Joyce Hwee Ling; Chai, Ching Sing – International Journal of Christianity & Education, 2017
This article explores the use of a constructivist pedagogical approach to cultivate reflective dispositions during small group Bible study. Conducted in a local church Bible class setting (n = 12), the instructional design emulated the reflective thinking process, while adopting collaborative knowledge-building as its pedagogical framework.…
Descriptors: Constructivism (Learning), Teaching Methods, Cooperative Learning, Knowledge Level
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Chen, Bodong; Resendes, Monica; Chai, Ching Sing; Hong, Huang-Yao – Interactive Learning Environments, 2017
As collaborative learning is actualized through evolving dialogues, temporality inevitably matters for the analysis of collaborative learning. This study attempts to uncover sequential patterns that distinguish "productive" threads of knowledge-building discourse. A database of Grade 1-6 knowledge-building discourse was first coded for…
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Knowledge Level, Databases, Coding
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Wong, Lung-Hsiang; Chai, Ching Sing; Aw, Guat Poh; King, Ronnel B. – Interactive Learning Environments, 2015
This paper reports a design-based research (DBR) cycle of MyCLOUD (My Chinese ubiquitOUs learning Days). MyCLOUD is a seamless language learning model that addresses identified limitations of conventional Chinese language teaching, such as the decontextualized and unauthentic learning processes that usually hinder reflection and deep learning.…
Descriptors: Second Language Learning, Chinese, Second Language Instruction, Learning Processes
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Tsai, Pei-Shan; Chai, Ching Sing; Hong, Huang-Yao; Koh, Joyce Hwee Ling – Interactive Learning Environments, 2017
The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationships among students' conceptions of knowledge building, approaches to knowledge building, knowledge-building behaviors and learning outcomes. A total of 48 primary school students (from grades 3 and 4) who had experienced knowledge-building activities participated in the present study. After…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, Grade 3, Grade 4, Student Attitudes
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Koh, Joyce Hwee Ling; Chai, Ching Sing; Lim, Wei Ying – Journal of Educational Computing Research, 2017
This article explicates the conception and evaluation of an information and communications technologies (ICT) professional development process for developing teachers' technological pedagogical content knowledge for 21st century learning. The process emphasizes teachers' prolonged engagement with peers and researchers in design teams. Supported by…
Descriptors: Faculty Development, Technological Literacy, Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Information Technology
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Gurcay, Deniz; Wong, Benjamin; Chai, Ching Sing – Asia-Pacific Education Researcher, 2013
Beliefs about pedagogy and the use of technology affect the integration ICT in classrooms. This comparative study explores the pedagogical beliefs of pre-service physics teachers from two different cultures and examines the relationship between teachers' beliefs about constructivist and traditional teaching and their related beliefs about the use…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Technology Integration
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Teo, Timothy; Chai, Ching Sing; Hung, David; Lee, Chwee Beng – Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education, 2008
In the current learning environments, technology is integrated in different ways. Teachers acting in the capacity of main change agents bring with them beliefs about teaching which effects their use of technology in the classroom. This study aims to examine the possible relationship between teachers' beliefs about teaching and uses of technology.…
Descriptors: Constructivism (Learning), Computer Uses in Education, Educational Technology, Teaching Methods
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