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Paskevicius, Michael; Knaack, Liesel – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2018
This paper presents the case of how a department of applied science went about implementing a tablet initiative in a two-year diploma program. Tablets were a required tool for entry into the program with a goal of reducing textbook purchase costs for students, mirroring industry standard practices in mobile device usage, and enabling collaborative…
Descriptors: Forestry, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Handheld Devices
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Gebre, Engida – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2018
This paper presents a descriptive case study where infographics--visual representation of data and ideas--have been used as cognitive tools to facilitate learning with multiple representations in the context of secondary school students' science news reporting. Despite the complementary nature of the two research foci, studies on cognitive tools…
Descriptors: Visual Aids, Secondary School Students, Scientific Literacy, Secondary School Science
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Li, Jia; Kay, Robin; Markovich, Louise – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2018
Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) programs in many Ontario colleges offer adult learners who have low literacy and basic skills with opportunities to improve their employment skills as well as results on prerequisite courses for entrance into post-secondary education. LBS students encounter many challenges and require extra interpersonal…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Students, Adult Students, Adult Literacy
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Hopper, Timothy; Fu, Hong; Sanford, Katherine; Monk, David – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2018
Professional programs in postsecondary education have long been using electronic portfolios (ePs) for diverse purposes, for example, assessment, certification, showcasing, and learning. However, in our practices of using ePs in teacher education for the past several years, we have found that the question of "what is an eP?" requires…
Descriptors: Portfolios (Background Materials), Electronic Publishing, Teacher Education Programs, Technology Uses in Education
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DiPasquale, Joshua; Hunter, William J. – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2018
Enhancing critical thinking is a common goal of higher education. Designing and facilitating learning environments in which critical thinking may develop is a key responsibility for instructors. In this paper, we seek to inform future research and practice by investigating instructional strategies that could be used to promote critical and…
Descriptors: Critical Thinking, Computer Mediated Communication, Teaching Methods, Higher Education
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Najafi, Hedieh; Rolheiser, Carol; Harrison, Laurie; Heikoop, Will – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2018
We examined how massive open online courses (MOOC) learners' motivational factors, self-efficacy, and task-value related to their course progress and achievement, as informed by learners' initial course completion intention. In three individual MOOCs, learners completed a pre-course survey to report their levels of task-value and self-efficacy and…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, Academic Achievement, Intention, Online Courses
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Robinson, Daniel B.; Randall, Lynn – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2017
This article highlights results from a recent study that investigated Atlantic Canadian physical educators' adoption and implementation of various digital technologies. Employing a mixed-methods research design (survey participants, n = 206; focus group participants, n = 12), the research intended to provide a clear overview of physical educators'…
Descriptors: Physical Education Teachers, Physical Education, Technology Uses in Education, Educational Technology
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Goodnough, Karen; Murphy, Elizabeth – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2017
The purpose of this paper is to make sense of the professional learning of four teachers implementing a flipped classroom approach in their grade six mathematics class. The professional learning took place within a two-year Action Research (AR) project that engaged teachers in collaborative and iterative planning, implementation, observation and…
Descriptors: Grade 6, Mathematics Teachers, Mathematics Instruction, Educational Technology
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Kay, Robin; Carruthers, Loralea – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2017
In the past five years, there has been considerable interest in the decision-making process of school board officials in the field of education. However, a paucity of research exists on how these leaders use online resources to inform decision-making. Through an online survey and face-to-face interviews, this study examined the use of online…
Descriptors: Boards of Education, Trustees, Information Utilization, Internet
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Chang-Tik, Chan – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2017
This article attempts to explore the extent to which Lecturer e-Training Program (LeP) supports lecturers in their preparation for student-centred teaching. LeP was conducted in a blended mode, that is, it involved an online self-paced learning module followed by an interactive online discussion and ended with a face-to-face action learning. It…
Descriptors: Blended Learning, Active Learning, Online Courses, Questionnaires
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Wilson, Jay; Gobeil, Marc – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2017
This research project examined the impact on student engagement of a makerspace approach in an all-First Nations high school. First Nations learners have many factors limiting their success in the K-12 system such as lack of connection to the curriculum, limited cultural relevance of course content, and poor attendance. A common concern for those…
Descriptors: High School Students, Active Learning, Student Projects, Teaching Methods
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Maich, Kimberly; van Rhijn, Tricia; Woods, Heather; Brochu, Kimberly – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2017
This study examined the perceptions of teachers in rural Newfoundland (NL) about their current ability to support the use of assistive technology (AT) in their classrooms, and identified possible training needs that could be accomplished remotely. Thirty-two educators from rural areas of NL completed an online survey with a mix of closed- and…
Descriptors: Assistive Technology, Rural Schools, Teacher Attitudes, Educational Needs
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Jenson, Jennifer; de Castell, Suzanne; Muehrer, Rachel; McLaughlin-Jenkins, Erin – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2016
There is a great deal of enthusiasm for the use of games in formal educational contexts; however, there is a notable and problematic lack of studies that make use of replicable study designs to empirically link games to learning (Young, et al., 2012). This paper documents the iterative design and development of an educationally focused game,…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Video Games, Handheld Devices, Educational Technology
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Farmer, Heather M.; Ramsdale, Jennifer – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2016
The goals of this study are to identify key competency areas that lead to success in online instruction and to develop a framework that supports professional development and self-assessment. To identify the key competency areas, skills and behaviours presented within current literature were analyzed. Secondly, gaps were identified and levels of…
Descriptors: Teacher Competencies, Online Courses, Teacher Competency Testing, Benchmarking
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Thiessen, Janice – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2016
Distance learners determine the time and place for their studies--those engaged in self-paced study may also choose the rate at which they proceed through their courses. However, it is difficult to incorporate purposeful learner-learner interaction into self-paced study. A multiple-case study included three open universities with in-house design…
Descriptors: Distance Education, Web 2.0 Technologies, Technology Uses in Education, Case Studies
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