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Universal Journal of Educational Research

2014 Volume 2, Number 1

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Number of articles: 4

  1. The Presence of Polish Academics on Social Networking Websites for Academics, Using the Example of Employees of Nicolaus Copernicus University

    Beata Stachowiak

    The purpose of this article is to present the opportunities provided for researchers and academics by social networking websites in the context of their professional work. Moreover, the paper... More

    pp. 64-68

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  2. To Adapt MOOCs, or Not? That Is No Longer the Question

    Sarah M. North, Ronny Richardson & Max M. North

    Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are the next logical phase of distance learning rapidly appearing on the horizon. A recent worldwide survey shows that the adoption of MOOCs is on the rise. This... More

    pp. 69-72

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  3. Role of Academic Advisors in the Success of Engineering Students

    Adeel Khalil & Jessica Williamson

    The role of an academic advisor is emphasized in this study. There is only one academic advisor in the School of Engineering at the Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU). The academic... More

    pp. 73-79

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  4. Effectiveness of Using iPads to Increase Academic Task Completion by Students with Autism

    Patricia O'Malley, M E. B. Lewis, Claire Donehower & David Stone

    This single subject design study (ABAB) investigated the effects of using iPads in a classwide academic intervention to increase independent task completion and basic math skills of seven students ... More

    pp. 90-97

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