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Kotsidis, Konstantinos; Anastasiades, Panagiotes – International Journal on E-Learning, 2023
Distance Education is the natural evolution of a human-centered branch of education. Recently, the rapid development of social networks has decisively contributed to the configuration of a new environment in the field of distance education (Jones, 2020) which also has an impact on adult education. The research objective is the attitude of teachers…
Descriptors: Social Environment, Electronic Learning, Social Networks, Faculty Development
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Yu Chen; Winnie Wing Mui So; Zhihong Wan – International Journal on E-Learning, 2023
This study aimed to understand elementary school teachers' beliefs about science teaching and e-learning and to identify changes in their beliefs and practices while using an e-textbook designed for science learning. Two experienced science teachers from the same elementary school participated in this study and taught two science topics: Simple…
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Elementary School Science, Teacher Attitudes, Educational Technology
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Mama Timotheou, Maria; Hennessy, Sara – International Journal on E-Learning, 2021
This paper presents the main findings of a study exploring primary teachers' beliefs and practices with educational technology, through a sociocultural lens. The research setting involved an exemplary case -- a model school in terms of technology integration, on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. The study sample consisted of teachers serving at…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Technology Integration, Elementary School Teachers, Teacher Attitudes
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Palilonis, Jennifer; Watt, Tiffany – International Journal on E-Learning, 2019
To be digitally literate, an individual must be able to effectively make and share meaning in different modes and formats, effectively create, collaborate, and communicate in digital environments, and understand how and when technology can support these processes. However, K-5 teachers lack resources that adequately support their digital literacy…
Descriptors: Elementary School Teachers, Technology Integration, Curriculum Design, Developmentally Appropriate Practices
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Venkataraman, Rohith; Agarwal, Eshan; Brown, David W. – International Journal on E-Learning, 2019
A strong gender disparity exists within the computer science (CS) field, and this imbalance stretches from the professional domain down to the educational level. In a 2013 study (Venkataraman et. al 2013), students (n = 127) of a northeastern STEM high school were surveyed. Responses were collected and analyzed using the Kruskal-Wallis statistical…
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Gender Differences, Computer Science Education, STEM Education
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Norton, Priscilla; Hathaway, Dawn – International Journal on E-Learning, 2017
Despite the central role that well organized and structured course content plays in engaging learners, the authors point to the absence of guidelines for organizing content in ways that meet course learning goals. Recognizing the need for a design solution and, perhaps, the need for a new design framework, design patterns are proposed as an…
Descriptors: Course Content, Guidelines, Instructional Design, Online Courses
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Zhou, Mingming; Chua, Bee Leng – International Journal on E-Learning, 2016
This study examined students' views on a blended learning environment designed for 29 in-service teachers in Singapore enrolled in an educational research method course. Their self-report data highlighted that students' prior knowledge and the amount and difficulty of content covered in the course affected the effectiveness of blended learning…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Blended Learning, Prior Learning, Metacognition
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Ebner, Martin; Dorfinger, Johannes; Neuper, Walther – International Journal on E-Learning, 2011
For many years now E-learning researchers have been discussing the use of laptops in educational settings. The One Laptop per Child project, (OLPC project), has been used in developing countries since the year 2002 to avoid the increase of the digital divide between those with ready access to technology and those with limited access. Austria has…
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Foreign Countries, Educational Technology, Technology Transfer