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Hursen, Cigdem – Education and Information Technologies, 2019
In this study, the effect of technology supported problem-based learning activities on adults' self-efficacy perception for research-inquiry was investigated. Furthermore, determining the advantages and limitations of using Facebook in adult education were also investigated. In the study in which a total of 25 adults continuing their graduate…
Descriptors: Influence of Technology, Problem Based Learning, Self Efficacy, Inquiry
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Dahman, Mohammed R.; Dag, Hasan – Education and Information Technologies, 2019
This study investigated the ability of the demographic and the affective variables to predict the adult learners' decision to continue ESOL courser. 278 adult learners, enrolled on ESOL course at FLS institution in Istanbul, Turkey, participated in the study. The result showed that the continued or dropped out groups, demonstrated statistical…
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Adult Students
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Pellas, Nikolaos; Boumpa, Anna – Education and Information Technologies, 2017
This study seeks to investigate the effect of pre-service foreign language teachers' interactions on their continuing professional development (CPD), using a theoretical instructional design framework consisted of the three presence indicators of a Community of Inquiry (CoI) model and the Jigsaw teaching technique. The investigation was performed…
Descriptors: Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers, College Second Language Programs, Professional Continuing Education
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Getenet, Seyum Tekeher; Beswick, Kim; Callingham, Rosemary – Education and Information Technologies, 2016
In Ethiopia, primary school teachers of science and mathematics are encouraged to integrate Information and Communication Technology (ICT) into their teaching as a means to improve the quality of education. However, there has not been the same emphasis placed on providing professional learning opportunities for teachers on how to use ICT in their…
Descriptors: Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Technological Literacy, Elementary School Teachers, Mathematics Teachers
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te Pas, Ellen; Wieringa-de Waard, Margreet; Blok, Bernadette Snijders; Pouw, Henny; van Dijk, Nynke – Education and Information Technologies, 2016
Several usability issues were encountered during the design of a blended e-learning program for a course in evidence-based medicine for general practice trainers. The program was developed in four steps. We focused in this article on step 2 and 3. Step 2 focused on which educational principles to apply, that is, which learning theories,…
Descriptors: Usability, Instructional Design, Blended Learning, Evidence Based Practice
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Amanatidis, Nikolaos – Education and Information Technologies, 2015
To meet the increasing demand for change in the infusion of ICT pedagogy in education a nationwide project was launched in Greece on May 2008. An INSET course for primary school teachers in the pedagogy of ICT in classroom instruction. The writer, aimed to study the teachers' views about certain aspects of the training experience in terms of the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Elementary School Teachers, Inservice Teacher Education, Profiles
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Tatnall, Arthur – Education and Information Technologies, 2014
People over 65 (or older people) are a growing proportion of the population in many developed countries including Australia. In the last 10 to 12¬†years interest from this group in the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and the Internet has also grown considerably. ICT has much to offer older people as a means of keeping in…
Descriptors: Older Adults, Information Technology, Networks, Foreign Countries