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Raju, Chitra; Anitha, S. – Excellence in Education Journal, 2017
The major objective of this study was to examine the difference between the mean scores of proficiency in Internet usage of college students with respect to gender, locality, subject, parental monthly income, and internet usage time per day. Three hundred college students from various colleges of Kanyakumari district in India were selected by…
Descriptors: College Students, Internet, Foreign Countries, Gender Differences
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Owen, Laura; Poynton, Timothy; Moore, Raeal – Journal of College Access, 2020
This study examined the preferences of high school seniors (N = 2901) for receiving college and career information, an area not well-studied previously. Key findings are: Parents and peers are rated to be very helpful sources of college and career information; school counselors are a helpful source of information for first-generation and…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Preferences, High School Seniors, Access to Information
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Çinar, Mustafa; Bahçeci, Ferhat; Dikmen, Semih – Educational Research and Reviews, 2020
Technological developments in the 21st century have enabled the emergence of tools that enable mass communication. This communication environment has brought about a continuing passion for technology in individuals and, with this passion, a communication pollution and addiction have begun to emerge. In this study, Internet addiction of high school…
Descriptors: Addictive Behavior, High School Seniors, Internet, Gender Differences
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Greenhow, Christine; Walker, J. D.; Kim, Seongdok – Journal of Computing in Teacher Education, 2010
This paper discusses access and use of information and communication technologies among urban high school students from low-income families, a topic of great interest to teacher educators, educational policymakers, and others concerned with digital literacy instruction. Recent reports from national digital learning initiatives have portrayed…
Descriptors: Focus Groups, Internet, Low Income Groups, Use Studies
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Uygun, Kamil; Arslan, Ibrahim Ethem – International Journal of Evaluation and Research in Education, 2020
The aim of this study was to determine middle school 7th grade students' opinions on controversial issues. In the research, screening model and quantitative research method has been used. The sample of the study consists of 7th graders from 5 public schools located on the center of Demirci district of Manisa province. The 5-point Likert-type…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Social Studies, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Middle School Students
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Wamuyu, Patrick Kanyi – Interdisciplinary Journal of e-Skills and Lifelong Learning, 2017
Aim/Purpose: Significant urban digital divide exists in Nairobi County where low income households lack digital literacy skills and do not have access to the internet. The study was undertaken as an intervention, designed to close the digital divide among low income households in Nairobi by introducing internet access using the domestication…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Urban Areas, Internet, Access to Computers
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Ata, Ridvan; Cevik, Mustafa – Education and Information Technologies, 2019
The aim of this research is to reveal relations between Kolb's learning styles and mobile learning readiness of pre-service teachers in depth in regard to different variables and identify their mobile learning perspectives. The study group consisted of 352 students enrolled in undergraduate programs in education faculties of different universities…
Descriptors: Cognitive Style, Structural Equation Models, Preservice Teachers, Telecommunications
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Kiyici, Mubin – Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology - TOJET, 2012
Internet is an important facilitator for human and humans use this medium almost every phase. As a shopping medium, internet attract human so attract researcher. Younger people can adapt newer technologies so they can adapt internet as shopping tool. In this research it is tried to define college of education students' online shopping behavior and…
Descriptors: Self Efficacy, Familiarity, Internet, Credit (Finance)
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Kayisoglu, Numan Bahadir – Educational Research and Reviews, 2016
The purpose of the present research is to define global citizenship levels of pre-service physical education teachers and investigate whether their global citizenship levels vary by various variables. A total of 485 pre-service teachers, studying at 3rd and 4th grades of undergraduate programs of physical education teaching at thirteen different…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Physical Education Teachers, Citizenship, Global Approach
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Neuenschwander, Lauren M.; Abbott, Angela; Mobley, Amy R. – Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 2012
Objective: The main objective of this study was to investigate access and use of technologies such as the Internet among Indiana's low-income population. The secondary objective was to determine whether access and use of computers significantly differed by age, race, and/or education level. Methods: Data were collected from low-income adult…
Descriptors: Low Income, Nutrition, Internet, Nutrition Instruction
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Kayri, Murat; Gunuc, Selim – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2010
Internet dependency is going to expand into social life in wide area whereas it has been accepted as a pathological and psychological disease. Knowing the basic effects of internet dependency is an inevitable approach to use the internet technology healthy. In this study, internet dependency levels of 754 students were examined with the Internet…
Descriptors: Social Life, Family Income, Measures (Individuals), Classification
Cumbee, Crystal M. V. – ProQuest LLC, 2017
Rural areas have less technology access due to an inadequate amount of income and limited internet bandwidth availabilities, perpetuating the digital gap between rural schools and schools in urban or suburban locations. The problem addressed in this study is that U.S. legislation requires all public school students to be prepared to function in a…
Descriptors: Rural Schools, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Teaching Methods
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Herguner, Gulten – Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology - TOJET, 2012
This study aims to investigate viewpoints of students in recreation and sport management department on distance education, and the effects of sex, having computers and internet access at home, family's monthly income, district of the family, and students' level of class on these viewpoints. Survey method was used to carry out the study. The sample…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Physical Education, Student Attitudes, Distance Education
Horrigan, John B. – Abell Foundation, 2020
Large numbers of Baltimore households lack two essential tools for getting online: wireline broadband service at home and access to a computer. According to the 2018 American Community Survey, 96,000 households in Baltimore (40.7%) did not have wireline internet service, such as cable, fiber, or digital subscriber line service. And some 75,000…
Descriptors: Disadvantaged, Low Income Groups, Internet, Urban Areas
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Jewitt, C.; Parashar, U. – Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, 2011
This paper examines the impact of a UK government initiative, introduced in late 2008 and closed in 2011, to provide a computer and 1 year of Internet connectivity to low-income households with children aged 5-19 years. This paper presents and discusses the findings from the evaluation of the initiative, the Home Access Programme (HAP) pilot study…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Technology, Internet, Access to Computers
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