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Browne, Tom; Lyle, John – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2018
This exploratory case study evaluates the implementation and use by student coaches of an innovative coaching profiling system, Touch Screen Technology (TST), to assess coaching behaviours. The study was designed to evaluate the potential of this technologically-enhanced assessment system as a profiling option for gathering, storing, retrieving,…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Athletic Coaches, Innovation, Competence
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Gebre, Engida – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2018
This paper presents a descriptive case study where infographics--visual representation of data and ideas--have been used as cognitive tools to facilitate learning with multiple representations in the context of secondary school students' science news reporting. Despite the complementary nature of the two research foci, studies on cognitive tools…
Descriptors: Visual Aids, Secondary School Students, Scientific Literacy, Secondary School Science
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Wilson, Jay; Gobeil, Marc – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2017
This research project examined the impact on student engagement of a makerspace approach in an all-First Nations high school. First Nations learners have many factors limiting their success in the K-12 system such as lack of connection to the curriculum, limited cultural relevance of course content, and poor attendance. A common concern for those…
Descriptors: High School Students, Active Learning, Student Projects, Teaching Methods
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Thiessen, Janice – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2016
Distance learners determine the time and place for their studies--those engaged in self-paced study may also choose the rate at which they proceed through their courses. However, it is difficult to incorporate purposeful learner-learner interaction into self-paced study. A multiple-case study included three open universities with in-house design…
Descriptors: Distance Education, Web 2.0 Technologies, Technology Uses in Education, Case Studies
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Li, Shuang; Tang, Qi; Zhang, Yanxia – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2016
cMOOCs, which are based on connectivist learning theory, bring challenges for learners as well as opportunities for self-inquiry. Previous studies have shown that learners in cMOOCs may have difficulties learning, but these studies do not provide any in-depth, empirical explorations of student difficulties or support strategies. This paper…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Learning Disabilities, Online Courses, Content Analysis
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Snow, Kathy – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2016
Sustainable pre-service teacher education is needed to encourage academic success for under-represented populations, through both culturally responsive and alternative programming options (Carr-Stewart, Balzer, & Cottrell, 2013). In 2013, the Western Canadian University that served as the basis for this case study, implemented a blended…
Descriptors: Preservice Teacher Education, Foreign Countries, Blended Learning, Multicultural Education
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Mirriahi, Negin; Vaid, Bhuvinder S.; Burns, David P. – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2015
This paper reports on a subset of findings from a larger study investigating resistance from academic staff to the integration of technology with on-campus foreign language teaching at one North American higher education institution. The study revealed that the factors influencing technology adoption paralleled Davis' Technology Acceptance Model's…
Descriptors: Technology Integration, Technology Uses in Education, Educational Technology, College Faculty
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Grigoryan, Tsoghik – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2015
Today's language classroom is undergoing an irreversible hyperbole and one of the most powerful drivers of this transformation is ICT. Digital classroom not only exposes the learners to grammatical language of linguistics, but rather the everyday life of the language in use (Thurlow & Mroczek, 2011). The aim of this study was to explore the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Computer Mediated Communication
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Power, Michael – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2015
This case deals with a university program which is well respected but requires changes to be made to it as enrolments dwindle. Pressure from administration is making the Program Head and Program Committee members as well as Senior Instructional Designer LeFort consider new options for its delivery. Online learning is not a well-established…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Universities, Declining Enrollment, Educational Change
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Gerin-Lajoie, Serge – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2015
This case study deals with the development and implementation of two online art courses. It outlines the concerns of the faculty member responsible for these courses and those of the instructional designer assisting him. The key design issues deal with the management of copyright material available via the Internet, the difficulty of implementing…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Instructional Design, Online Courses, Art Education
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Carré, Catherine – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2015
This case study deals with the implementation of an e-learning program in a business school in Canada. Cabot Business School decided to offer the program in a blended format so as to increase the flexibility of the program for clientele enrolled in the undergraduate certificate program. A pilot was initiated in 2009 starting with four hybrid…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Blended Learning, Instructional Design, Case Studies
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Patry, Anne; Brown, Elizabeth Campbell; Rousseau, Rémi; Caron, Jeanette – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2015
This case recounts the story of the design and production of a series of online workshops for French-speaking healthcare professionals in Canada. The project spans a couple of years and, despite encountering some challenges, succeeds in large part because of its strong foundation: the instructional design. This case study features an instructional…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Case Studies, Instructional Design, Online Courses
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Bachy, Sylviane; Lebrun, Marcel – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2015
This case study deals with the implementation of ongoing training, offered wholly through distance and online learning, and conducted within the framework of an inter-university partnership linking two European countries. The case story relates the experience of several instructional designers (called "Academic Advisors" in this part of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Electronic Learning, Training, Online Courses
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Benetos, Kalli; Peraya, Daniel – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2015
This case study presents a blended learning study program offered as a continuing education certificate of advanced studies for post-secondary educators and training professionals in the private, non-governmental, and public sectors. This accredited certificate program is unique in that it allows participants to propose and develop their own…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Lifelong Learning, Blended Learning, Certification
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Platteaux, Hervé; Hoein, Sergio – Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2015
This case illustrates the process of developing a learning module to support BA students in their use of ICT (Information and Communication Technology) tools in their learning. At the university where this case occurred, the skill level of ICT use among students in a learning context was very heterogeneous. The E-learning Competency Centre, or…
Descriptors: Information Technology, Learning Activities, Undergraduate Students, Skill Development
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