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A web-based learning platform to promote cognitive flexibility through deconstruction and reflection
World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2004 (2004) pp. 1120–1132
This paper describes and evaluates an approach to learning complex knowledge and to develop cognitive flexibility through a web platform, FleXml, based on cognitive flexibility theory. A Latin course, named Sapere Aude, was implemented to evaluate...
Intergenerational conflict and public education expenditure when there is co-residence between the elderly and young
Economics of Education Review Vol. 29, No. 6 pp. 1165–1175
The main objective of this paper is to show that a family arrangement in which the elderly co-reside with the young determines that the elderly support the public education expenditure. Considering that this type of family arrangement is more common ...
Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability Vol. 26, No. 1 (2013) pp. 83–88
This article results from a case study with exploratory traits where the implementation of a graduate degree in Portuguese Sign Language at the Portuguese Catholic University is analysed. With this study we intend to determine whether distance...
World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2008 (Nov 17, 2008) pp. 2260–2265
This paper presents some of the contents of a web-based project which main theme - the study of the Sun – allows for the introduction, review or practice of mathematical or sciences curricular contents in an experimental way using real data. This...
World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2008 (Jun 30, 2008) pp. 3232–3240
This paper describes a project whose aim is the introduction of scientific experimental analysis to young students. Its main theme is the Sun, and the project bases its approach on the use of a Heliographic database. This database is available...
Australasian Journal of Educational Technology Vol. 34, No. 3 (Jul 20, 2018)
This paper focuses on learning practices in higher education in relation to a digital participatory culture. Using key principles of critical education, the research set out to explore higher education students\u2019 sense of agency online \u2013 or ...
Lia Raquel Oliveira; Ana Castro Correia; Anabela Merrelho; Armanda Marques; Daniela Jorge Pereira; Vânia Cardoso
World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2009 (Oct 26, 2009) pp. 3011–3020
This paper discusses the educational value of digital games, its advantages and limitations. In order to present the educational potential of digital games, we proceed to the analysis and evaluation of a game, which was recently published by...
Educational Application for Mobile Devices in Elderly Health Care Area: the Experience of a Public University
Global Learn 2015 (April 2015) pp. 68–76
Among the tools used in Distance Education (DE), there is Mobile Learning, a concept that uses mobile devices inside educational environment. In Brazil, the need for professionals able to deal with different health areas urged the Federal Government ...
Ana Emilia F de Oliveira; Rômulo Martins França; Elza Bernardes Ferreira; Paulo R Volpato Dias; Marcia M Pereira Rendeiro; Sabastião B de Brito Filho
EdMedia: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2016 (Jun 28, 2016) pp. 1653–1659
Elderly people are increasingly becoming numerous all over the world. They have particular needs that must be considered, especially those related to health and wellbeing. In Brazil, a strategy to improve the health assistance directed to elderly is ...