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Allred, Johnny; Hochstetler, Sarah; Goering, Christian – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2020
This paper foregrounds sociocultural learning theory and dialogic pedagogy to describe how instructors at two universities, one in the Midwest and one in the mid-South, used a web-based social annotation tool to spark conversations among English language arts methods students who crossed geographic boundaries and invited all students to share…
Descriptors: Learning Theories, Computer Mediated Communication, Language Arts, Electronic Learning
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Bond, Melissa; Bedenlier, Svenja; Buntins, Katja; Kerres, Michael; Zawacki-Richter, Olaf – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2020
Developing, sustaining, and improving student engagement is of vital importance to higher education instructors. Educational technology has been linked to student engagement, and preservice and in-service teachers need to develop information communication and technology (ICT) skills and knowledge to apply them in the classroom as well as to…
Descriptors: Learner Engagement, Higher Education, Educational Technology, Educational Research
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Zucker, Lauren; Hicks, Troy – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2019
This article explores the writing processes of 22 English education scholars over the course of 23 months, resulting in the 2018 publication of an updated National Council of Teachers of English position statement, Beliefs for Integrating Technology into the English Language Arts Classroom. Through a qualitative approach, authors investigated the…
Descriptors: English Instruction, Language Arts, Teacher Collaboration, English Teachers
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Mullins, Ricky; Hicks, David – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2019
In this qualitative study, the authors analyzed the participation of preservice teachers in a discipline specific Twitter chat known as #sschat. Findings indicated that preservice teachers found value in the chat when they shared resources with practicing teachers, had resources shared with them, and built professional networks. However, there…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education, Social Media, Computer Mediated Communication
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O'Byrne, W. Ian – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2019
The Internet and other communication technologies can provide a powerful tool for social justice and civic action. These digital devices and social media have shown enormous potential by activists to mobilize the public, document their activities and the injustices they witness, and spread information to a wider audience. Individuals are often…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Social Justice, Social Media
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Chisholm, James S.; Olinger, Andrea R.; Heron-Hruby, Alison – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2019
This qualitative multicase analysis investigated the role of "educational niceness" and "neutrality" (e.g., Baptiste, 2008; Bissonnette, 2016) in preservice English teacher feedback on sociopolitical issues in student writing. As part of the field experiences for several ELA methods courses at two universities, one urban and…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, English Teachers, Feedback (Response), Controversial Issues (Course Content)
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Kormos, Erik – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2019
This study sought to develop an understanding of current practices by professionals in the field to best prepare future social studies educators in the usage of technology. A quantitative investigation examined the usage and perceptions of educational technology by 398 grades 6-12 social studies teachers from across a Mid-Atlantic state. A…
Descriptors: Social Studies, Preservice Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education, Technology Integration
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Slagoski, Jeremy D. – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2019
This study investigated the domain and practice of an online community of practice formed by English language teachers (ELTs) on Twitter as a professional learning network (PLN). A "Communities of Practice" framework (Wenger, 1998; Wenger-Trayner & WengerTrayner, 2015) was applied to the qualitative analysis of interviews and…
Descriptors: English Teachers, Language Teachers, English (Second Language), Communities of Practice
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Gadanidis, George; Cendros, Rosa; Floyd, Lisa; Namukasa, Immaculate – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2017
As computational thinking (CT) is increasing in focus in K-12 education, it is important to consider how teacher education programs may better prepare teacher candidates (TCs). Previous studies have found that TCs do not always have a firm understanding of what CT involves, and they might not have clear ideas about how to develop CT in their…
Descriptors: Computation, Thinking Skills, Mathematics Education, Preservice Teacher Education
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Hsieh, Betina – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2017
Research on social media use in education indicates that network-based connections can enable powerful teacher learning opportunities. Using a connectivist theoretical framework (Siemens, 2005), this study focuses on secondary teacher candidates (TCs) who completed, archived, and reflected upon 1-hour Twitter chats (N = 39) to explore the promise…
Descriptors: Social Media, Teaching Methods, Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers
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Krutka, Daniel G.; Carpenter, Jeffrey P. – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2016
The microblogging service Twitter offers a platform that social studies educators increasingly use for professional development, communication, and class activities, but to what ends? The authors drew on Deweyan conceptions of participatory learning and citizenship aims of the field as lenses through which to consider social media activities. To…
Descriptors: Social Media, Computer Mediated Communication, Social Networks, Electronic Publishing
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Hughes, Joan E.; Liu, Sa; Lim, Mihyun – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2016
This 7-year, cross-sectional study of a 1:1 laptop teacher preparatory program in the United States examined the nature and change in faculty technological modeling. Using survey methods, preservice teachers (n = 932) reported their faculty's use of technological activities in coursework. Through descriptive statistics, chi-square tests, and…
Descriptors: Preservice Teacher Education, Technology Uses in Education, Student Teacher Attitudes, Student Evaluation of Teacher Performance
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Chao, Theodore; Murray, Eileen; Star, Jon R. – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2016
Teaching mathematics for understanding requires listening to each student's mathematical thinking, best elicited in a one-on-one interview. Interviews are difficult to enact in a teacher's busy schedule, however. In this study, the authors utilize smartphone technology to help mathematics teachers interview a student in a virtual one-on-one…
Descriptors: Telecommunications, Technology Uses in Education, Educational Technology, Teaching Methods
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Cook, Mike P.; Bissonnette, Jeanne Dyches – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2016
Studies examining preservice teachers' (PSTs) experiences with microblogging and activities that buttress and promote their social justice development have largely occurred in isolation from one another. To that end, this study examines in what ways pairing the popular social networking website Twitter with readings from a young adult literature…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Social Media, Web 2.0 Technologies, Social Justice
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Wall, Jennifer; Selmer, Sarah; Bingham Brown, Amy – Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education (CITE Journal), 2016
Prospective elementary teachers at three universities engaged in online modules called the Virtual Field Experience, created by the Math Forum. The prospective teachers learned about problem solving and mentoring elementary students in composing solutions and explanations to nonroutine challenge problems. Finally, through an asynchronous online…
Descriptors: Elementary School Teachers, Preservice Teachers, Computer Simulation, Field Experience Programs
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