Handbook of Research on Mobile Devices and Applications in Higher Education Settings

Handbook of Research on Mobile Devices and Applications in Higher Education Settings

Author: Briz-Ponce, Laura,Juanes-Méndez, Juan Antonio,García-Peñalvo, Francisco José

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1522502572

Page: 608

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Mobile phones have become an integral part of society, as their convenience has helped democratize and revolutionize communication and the marketplace of ideas. Because of their ubiquity in higher education, undergraduate classrooms have begun to utilize smartphones and tablets as tools for learning. The Handbook of Research on Mobile Devices and Applications in Higher Education Settings explores and fosters new perspectives on the use of mobile applications in a classroom context. This timely publication will demonstrate the challenges that universities face when introducing new technologies to students and instructors, as well as the rewards of doing so in a thoughtful manner. This book is meant to present the latest research and become a source of inspiration for educators, administrators, researchers, app developers, and students of education and technology.
Categories: Education

Handbook of Research on Mobile Technology, Constructivism, and Meaningful Learning

Handbook of Research on Mobile Technology, Constructivism, and Meaningful Learning

Author: Keengwe, Jared

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1522539506

Page: 454

View: 5301

Advancements in technology in modern societies have resulted in an abundance of new educational tools and aids. Analyzing the effects of different mobile educational applications can provide insight into how technology can promote or discourage purposeful learning among students and educators alike. The Handbook of Research on Mobile Technology, Constructivism, and Meaningful Learning is a crucial scholarly resource that examines the use of newly-developed technology on classroom education. Featuring pertinent topics that include collaborative learning, social media integration, virtual reality, and critical thinking dispositions, this publication is ideal for educators, academicians, students, and researchers that are interested in expanding their knowledge on recent trends and technologies that are enhancing the educational field.
Categories: Education

Teacher Training and Professional Development: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Teacher Training and Professional Development: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Author: Management Association, Information Resources

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 152255632X

Page: 2240

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Regardless of the field or discipline, technology is rapidly advancing, and individuals are faced with the challenge of adapting to these new innovations. To remain up-to-date on the current practices, teachers and administrators alike must constantly stay informed of the latest advances in their fields. Teacher Training and Professional Development: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications contains a compendium of the latest academic material on the methods, skills, and techniques that are essential to lifelong learning and professional advancement. Including innovative studies on teaching quality, pre-service teacher preparation, and faculty enrichment, this multi-volume book is an ideal source for academics, professionals, students, practitioners, and researchers.
Categories: Education

A Simplex Approach to Learning, Cognition, and Spatial Navigation: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Emerging Research and Opportunities

A Simplex Approach to Learning, Cognition, and Spatial Navigation: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Author: Di Tore, Pio Alfredo

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1522524568

Page: 116

View: 9799

Perception plays a key role in numerous aspects of life in contemporary society. By developing tools to effectively measure perception and spatial recognition, a range of relevant applications can be utilized. A Simplex Approach to Learning, Cognition, and Spatial Navigation: Emerging Research and Opportunities is an innovative source of scholarly material that presents a unique perspective on the convergence of game-based learning, empathy, cognition, and spatial understanding. Including a range of pertinent topics such as gender considerations, space representation, and user interfaces, this book is an ideal reference publication for academics, researchers, students, and educators interested in the role of spatial reference systems in education.
Categories: Education

Handbook of Research on Mobile Devices and Smart Gadgets in K-12 Education

Handbook of Research on Mobile Devices and Smart Gadgets in K-12 Education

Author: Khan, Amar Ali,Umair, Sajid

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1522527079

Page: 399

View: 7172

The use of technology can significantly enhance educational environments for students. It is imperative to study new software, hardware, and gadgets for the improvement of teaching and learning practices. The Handbook of Research on Mobile Devices and Smart Gadgets in K-12 Education is a pivotal reference source featuring the latest scholarly research on the opportunities and challenges of using handheld technology devices in primary and secondary education. Including coverage on a wide variety of topics and perspectives such as blended learning, game-based curriculum, and software applications, this publication is ideally designed for educators, researchers, students, and technology experts seeking current research on new trends in the use of technology in education.
Categories: Education

Handbook of Research on Modern Systems Analysis and Design Technologies and Applications

Handbook of Research on Modern Systems Analysis and Design Technologies and Applications

Author: Syed, Mahbubur Rahman,Syed, Sharifun Nessa

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1599048884

Page: 698

View: 845

"This book provides a compendium of terms, definitions, and explanations of concepts in various areas of systems and design, as well as a vast collection of cutting-edge research articles from the field's leading experts"--Provided by publisher.
Categories: Computers

Handbook of Research on Instructional Systems and Technology

Handbook of Research on Instructional Systems and Technology

Author: Kidd, Terry T.,Song, Holim

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1599048663

Page: 1110

View: 8944

"This book provides information on different styles of instructional design methodologies, tips, and strategies on how to use technology to facilitate active learning and techniques to help faculty and researchers develop online instructional and teaching materials. It enables libraries to provide a foundational reference for researchers, educators, administrators, and others in the context of instructional systems and technology"--Provided by publisher.
Categories: Computers

Handbook of Research on Digital Libraries: Design, Development, and Impact

Design, Development, and Impact

Handbook of Research on Digital Libraries: Design, Development, and Impact

Author: Theng, Yin-Leng,Foo, Schubert,Goh, Dion,Na, Jin-Cheon

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1599048809

Page: 690

View: 875

"This book is an in-depth collection aimed at developers and scholars of research articles from the expanding field of digital libraries"--Provided by publisher.
Categories: Business & Economics

Handbook of Mobile Teaching and Learning

Handbook of Mobile Teaching and Learning

Author: Yu (Aimee) Zhang,Dean Cristol

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9789811327650

Page: 1416

View: 6740

Mobile technologies have been used in higher education for many years. They provide good solutions for teaching and learning and make learning available anywhere and anytime. This handbook is a fully revised and expanded edition of the original 2015 Handbook of Mobile Teaching and Learning includes seven sections: design, development, adoption, collaboration, evaluation and the future of mobile teaching and learning technology in higher education as well as an entirely new section on VR, AR and wearable technologies in education. It includes different projects and practices in higher education across different countries. The book provides in-depth background information and cases studies in high technology teaching and learning and future expectations for new technology in higher education. The variety of projects and programs running in different countries helps boost innovation and discussion in future projects and practices. It also provides guidelines for future design and development of mobile applications for higher education.
Categories: Education

Handbook of Research on Information Communication Technology Policy: Trends, Issues and Advancements

Trends, Issues and Advancements

Handbook of Research on Information Communication Technology Policy: Trends, Issues and Advancements

Author: Adomi, Esharenana E.

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1615208488

Page: 994

View: 6633

The Handbook of Research on Information Communication Technology Policy: Trends, Issues and Advancements provides a comprehensive and reliable source of information on current developments in information communication technologies. This source includes ICT policies; a guide on ICT policy formulation, implementation, adoption, monitoring, evaluation and application; and background information for scholars and researchers interested in carrying out research on ICT policies.
Categories: Computers