Engaged Learning with Emerging Technologies / Edition 1

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Overview

The major purpose of this book is to present and discuss current thinking, theories, conceptual frameworks, models and promising examples of engaged learning with emerging technologies. Contributions come from distinguished academics in the USA, Canada, the Netherlands, United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, New Zealand, China, Korea and Singapore. Following from a constructivist orientation, coupled with social cultural dimensions of learning, this volume documents how emerging learning technologies are appropriated into meaningful and engaged learning and instructional situations. The field of learning technologies is grounded on the theoretical constructs of the learning sciences and thus the chapters in this book balance between theory and practice and prepositions and solutions.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402036682
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 2/27/2006
  • Edition description: 2006
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 290
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.75 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Modeling for meaningful learning 1
Ch. 2 Engaged learning : making learning an authentic experience 29
Ch. 3 The contributing student : learners as co-developers of learning resources for reuse in Web environments 49
Ch. 4 Situated learning in the process of work 69
Ch. 5 Education in the knowledge age - engaging learners through knowledge building 91
Ch. 6 Engaging learners through intuitive interfaces 107
Ch. 7 Learning science through online threaded discourse 127
Ch. 8 Engage, empower, enable : developing a shared vision for technology in education 149
Ch. 9 Engagement with ideas and understanding : an essential for effective learning in the electronic age 177
Ch. 10 Creating ICT-enriched learner-centred environments : myths, gaps and challenges 203
Ch. 11 Cybergogy for engaged learning : a framework for creating learner engagement through information and communication technology 225
Ch. 12 Engaging learners through continuous online assessment 255
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