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Internet and Higher Education

January 2011 Volume 14, Number 1

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Table of Contents

Number of articles: 7

  1. The Internet and teacher education: Traversing between the digitized world and schools

    Ching Sing Chai & Cher Ping Lim

    In the face of rapid technological and economic developments globally, pre-service teacher education programs in the Asia-Pacific region are challenged to prepare teachers who are open to new ideas... More

    pp. 3-9

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  2. Exploring freshmen preservice teachers' situated knowledge in reflective reports during case-based activities

    Hyeonjin Kim

    Many educators and scholars have emphasized situated learning approaches for teacher education, as teachers have been considered to be the most important factor for effective teaching with... More

    pp. 10-14

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  3. Using wikis to develop student teachers' learning, teaching, and assessment capabilities

    Yiu Chi Lai & Eugenia M.W. Ng

    This article describes an innovative and unique practice involving two classes of information technology (IT) major student teachers, who created digital learning resources and assessment rubrics... More

    pp. 15-26

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  4. The integration of synchronous communication technology into service learning for pre-service teachers' online tutoring of middle school students

    Chao-Hsiu Chen, Chen-Hung Liao, Yi-Chieh Chen & Chen-Feng Lee

    To well prepare pre-service teachers for their future teaching, researchers and teacher-educators have been employing information and communication technology to improve pre-service teachers'... More

    pp. 27-33

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  5. Virtual environments and the ongoing work of becoming a Singapore teacher

    Steven J. Zuiker & Doreen Ang

    The study explores the intersection between cyberinfrastructure and models of teacher education and professional development in Singapore. A case study explores how a pre-service and an in-service ... More

    pp. 34-43

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  6. Promoting awareness of Internet safety in Taiwan in-service teacher education: A ten-year experience

    Chien Chou & Hsinyi Peng

    The Internet has changed many people's lives, in both positive and negative ways. The Taiwan Ministry of Education has recognized the Internet's possible risks and has initiated the island-wide ... More

    pp. 44-53

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  7. The correlates of Taiwan teachers' epistemological beliefs concerning Internet environments, online search strategies, and search outcomes

    Pei-Shan Tsai, Chin-Chung Tsai & Gwo-Jen Hwang

    This study aimed to explore the correlates among teachers' epistemological beliefs concerning Internet environments, their web search strategies and search outcomes. The sample of this study... More

    pp. 54-63

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