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An exploratory case study: Investigation of videotaped instruction of foreign language in the elementary school
An exploratory case study: Investigation of videotaped instruction of foreign language in the elementary@school (2000) pp. 1–292
Preadolescence is a great time to begin study of a foreign language. Recognizing this, many states have begun mandating the instruction of foreign language in the elementary schools. Unfortunately, there are too few teachers who are prepared to...
(2008) pp. 1–95
Interaction has long been considered one of the chief indices of quality in online learning and has received a considerable amount of attention in the literature. However, most of this attention has been at a fairly superficial level, so new...
Assessing Microcomputer Competencies for the Elementary Teacher: An In-depth Study of Illinois Schools
Early Child Development and Care Vol. 32, No. 1 (1988) pp. 101–18
Reports elementary school administrators' and teachers' perceptions of students' competence with microcomputers. The majority of survey respondents were aware that dramatic changes and effects of computerization exist in their schools. Implications...
International Journal of Technology and Educational Marketing Vol. 6, No. 1 (January 2016) pp. 34–51
This article looks at a variety of topics affecting the development of a “Green School Curriculum” from kindergarten through high school. It places emphasis on teacher planning, involvement, and commitment, as well as offering a number of lessons...
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2011 (Mar 07, 2011) pp. 1640–1642
The Horizon Report identifies the expectation to “work, learn, and study whenever and wherever” one wishes as a key trend. For three years, Abilene Christian University (ACU) has deployed mobile devices to students in a campus-wide initiative...
Leigh E. Tenkku; Mark B. Mengel; Robert A. Nicholson; Matthew G. Hile; Daniel S. Morris; Joanne Salas
Health Education & Behavior Vol. 38, No. 6 (December 2011) pp. 563–573
Despite warnings that drinking during pregnancy is unsafe, many women are still at risk for an alcohol-exposed pregnancy (AEP). This article describes the outcomes of a web-based, self-guided change intervention designed to lower the risk for AEPs...
ABRACADABRA aids Indigenous and non-Indigenous early literacy in Australia: Evidence from a multisite randomized controlled trial
Jennifer R. Wolgemuth; Robert Savage; Janet Helmer; Helen Harper; Tess Lea; Phillip C. Abrami; Adrienne Kirby; Kalotina Chalkiti; Peter Morris; Jonathan Carapetis; William Louden
Computers & Education Vol. 67, No. 1 (September 2013) pp. 250–264
In many western countries, identifiable populations of children read below age-expectations, and the need for effective interventions remains pressing. Indigenous populations across the globe tend to have reading outcomes lower than comparative...
The Genomics Education Partnership: Successful Integration of Research into Laboratory Classes at a Diverse Group of Undergraduate Institutions
Christopher D. Shaffer; Consuelo Alvarez; Cheryl Bailey; Daron Barnard; Satish Bhalla; Chitra Chandrasekaran; Vidya Chandrasekaran; Hui-Min Chung; Douglas R. Dorer; Chunguang Du; Todd T. Eckdahl; Jeff L. Poet; Donald Frohlich; Anya L. Goodman; Yuying Gosser; Charles Hauser; Laura L. M. Hoopes; Diana Johnson; Christopher J. Jones; Marian Kaehler; Nighat Kokan; Olga R. Kopp; Gary A. Kuleck; Gerard McNeil; Robert Moss; Jennifer L. Myka; Alexis Nagengast; Robert Morris; Paul J. Overvoorde; Elizabeth Shoop; Susan Parrish; Kelynne Reed; E Gloria Regisford; Dennis Revie; Anne G. Rosenwald; Ken Saville; Stephanie Schroeder; Mary Shaw; Gary Skuse; Christopher Smith; Mary Smith; Eric P. Spana; Mary Spratt; Joyce Stamm; Jeff S. Thompson; Matthew Wawersik; Barbara A. Wilson; Jim Youngblom; Wilson Leung; Jeremy Buhler; Elaine R. Mardis; David Lopatto; Sarah C. R. Elgin
CBE - Life Sciences Education Vol. 9, No. 1 (2010) pp. 55–69
Genomics is not only essential for students to understand biology but also provides unprecedented opportunities for undergraduate research. The goal of the Genomics Education Partnership (GEP), a collaboration between a growing number of colleges...