Learning and Instruction in the Digital Age / Edition 1

Learning and Instruction in the Digital Age / Edition 1

by J. Michael Spector, Dirk Ifenthaler, Kinshuk
     
 

This collection of papers covers a bevy of topics regarding cognitive approaches to learning and teaching in the age of the Internet. General topics address mental models, online learning, communications and innovative educational technologies.

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This collection of papers covers a bevy of topics regarding cognitive approaches to learning and teaching in the age of the Internet. General topics address mental models, online learning, communications and innovative educational technologies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781441915504
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
02/19/2010
Edition description:
2010
Pages:
404
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface – J. M. Spector, D. Ifenthaler, P. Isaías, Kinshuk, D. Sampson Part I: Cognitive Approaches to Learning and Instruction (Spector) Chapter 1 – Learning and Instruction in the Digital Age: Introduction (Dirk Ifenthaler) Chapter 2 – Cognition and Student-Centered, Web-Based Learning (Michael J. Hannafin & Kathleen Hannafin) Chapter 3 – Testing as Feedback to Inform Teaching (J. C. Powell) Chapter 4 – Enhancing Learning from Informatics Texts (Alexandra Gasparinatou, Grammatiki Tsaganou & Maria Grigoriadou) Part II: Knowledge Representation and Mental Models (Ifenthaler) Chapter 5 – Model-Based Knowledge Mapping (Andreas Lachner & Pablo Pirnay-Dummer) Chapter 6 – Prototype for the Knowledge Representation Supporting Inter-Institutional Knowledge Flow Analysis (Ieva Zeltmate, Mareite Kirikova & Janis Grundspenkis) Chapter 7 – Progression of Mental Models Throughout a Course of Instruction (A. Aubteen Darabi, David W. Nelson, & Norbert M. Seel) Chapter 8 – The Qualitative Study of Contents Analysis and a Construction Method for e-Learning (Naomi Nagata & Toshio Okamoto) Part III: Technology-Facilitated Tools and Techniques (Isaías) Chapter 9 – VideoclipQuests as a New Setup for Learning (Axel M. Blessing & Ulrich Kortenkamp) Chapter 10 – Research on Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning in Trans-Disciplinary Groups (Edita Butrime, Rita Marciulyniene & Rita Valteryte) Chapter 11 – Improving Teacher Performance Using an Enhanced Digital Video Reflection Technique (Geoffrey A. Wright) Chapter 12 – Experiencing and Learning with 3D Virtual Worlds (Laura Benvenuti, Elbert-Jan Hennipman, Evert-Jan R. G. Oppelaar, Gerrit C. van der Veer, BobCruijsberg & Geeske Bakker) Part IV: Communications and Methods (Kinshuk) Chapter 13 – CARTE: An Observation Station to Regulate Activity in a Learning Context (Christope Courtin) Chapter 14 – Acceptance of Model-Based Instruction Among Students in Spanish and Mathematics (Ulrike Hanke & Elke Huber) Chapter 15 – Communities of Learners: Extending the Boundaries of the Learning Experience Through Cross-Institutional Collaboration (Pat Gannon-Leary & Elsa Fontainha) Chapter 16 – Supporting the Implementation of the Case Activities Using e-Learning Technologies (Maria Boubouka, Ilias Verginis & Maria Grigoriadou) Chapter 17 – Practices in Old Age ICT-Education (Minnamari Naumanen & Markku Tukiainen) Part V: Integrative Methods and Online Learning (Sampson) Chapter 18 – Cultural Features of e-Learning: A Euro-Asian Case Study (Fredric William Swierczek & Clemens Bechter) Chapter 19 – Case Study on Student Blogs in a Blended Learning Course (Michael Derntl & Thomas Mazzurana) Chapter 20 – Self-Assessment: A Crucial Process in e-Training (Paola Nicolini, Tamara Lapucci & Chiara Moroni) Chapter 21 – A Design Framework for an Online English Writing Course (ChanMin Kim, Anne Mendenhall & Tristan E. Johnson) Chapter 22 – Catering for Different Learning styles in e-Learning (Vatcharaporn Esichaikul & Clemens Bechter) Chaper 23 – Learning and Instruction in the Digital Age: Epilogue – J. Michael Spector

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