By Stuart J. Ferguson,Rodney Hebels
By Stuart J. Ferguson,Rodney Hebels
By Margarida Romero,Kimberly Sawchuk,Josep Blat,Sergio Sayago,Hubert Ouellet
The e-book presents a systemic view of the state-of-the- paintings of electronic online game established studying (DGBL) around the lifespan, from age-specific online game layout specifications to technological units which may triumph over baby and older grownup problems within the use of DGBL applied sciences. different subject matters comprise cross-generational electronic game-based studying, place of work gaming, exergaming, critical video games to take on societal challenges,and implications of DGBL around the lifespan for video game designers.
In addition to the cutting-edge methodologies supplied for age-specific gamedesign, improvement, implementation and review, a good portion of the ebook makes a speciality of case reports the place DGBL were designed and carried out in all ages teams and in cross-generational situations.
By Susana Carreira,Keith Jones,Nélia Amado,Hélia Jacinto,Sandra Nobre
By Abdallah Bari
By Ruth C. Clark,Richard E. Mayer
Scenario-Based e-Learning deals a brand new tutorial layout method that may speed up services, construct severe pondering talents, and advertise move of studying. This e-book specializes in the what, whilst, and how of scenario-based e-learning for team studying. through the e-book, Clark defines and demystifies scenario-based e-learning via supplying a realistic layout version illustrated with examples from veterinary technological know-how, automobile troubleshooting, revenues and mortgage research between different industries. packed with important directions and a wealth of illustrative reveal photographs, this booklet provide you with the data wanted to:
Praise for Scenario-Based e-Learning
"Clark has performed it again—with her uncanny skill to make complicated rules available to practitioners, the ideas during this booklet supply a major source so that you can construct your individual on-line, problem-centered tutorial strategies."
—M. David Merrill, professor emeritus at Utah country collage; writer, First rules of Instruction
"Clark's remarkable booklet offers a superb clarification of the how, what, and why of scenario-based e-learning. The instruments, concepts, and assets during this e-book supply a roadmap for growing attractive, informative eventualities that bring about tangible, measurable studying results. with the intention to layout extra enticing e-learning, you must learn this book."
—Karl M. Kapp, Professor of educational know-how, Bloomsburg college; writer, The Gamification of studying and Instruction
By Matthew Militello,Jennifer Friend
The viewers for this ebook contains lecturers, college and district leaders, academic technologists, academic policymakers, and better schooling school. Chapters exhibit a couple of particular makes use of of complex applied sciences in faculties, in academic management, and in management preparatory courses. Chapters are observed by means of screen-captured pictures and hyperlinks to multimedia examples which are obtainable to readers through the web, together with electronic artifacts of management and studying that may advisor readers to implementation in various academic settings.
By Ana Balula,António Moreira
The paintings provides a theoretical framework for the evaluate of e-Teaching that goals at positioning the web actions designed and constructed via the trainer as to the training, interplay and expertise Dimensions.
The theoretical learn that underlies the learn used to be built reflecting present pondering at the advertising of caliber of educating and of the mixing of data and verbal exchange instruments into the curriculum in better schooling (HE), i.e., taking into consideration a few ecu guidance and rules in this topic. this manner, a solution used to be sought to take delivery of to at least one of the goals recommend during this examine, specifically to give a contribution in the direction of the advance of a conceptual framework to aid examine on assessment of e-teaching within the context of HE. in line with the theoretical examine performed, an assessment instrument (SCAI) was once designed, which integrates the 2 questionnaires built to assemble the lecturers' and the scholars' perceptions concerning the improvement of e-activities. accordingly, an empirical research used to be established and performed, permitting SCAI software to be demonstrated and established in actual situations. From the comparability of the theoretical framework verified and the research of the information bought, we discovered that the diversities in instructing can be valued and noticeable as resources via HE associations instead of annihilated in a globalizing perspective.
By Yasmin B. Kafai,William A. Sandoval,Noel Enyedy,Althea Scott Nixon,Francisco Herrera
By Joan Thormann,Isa Kaftal Zimmerman
In this worthy source, specialists proportion deep wisdom together with useful “how-to” and preventive trouble-shooting advice. teachers will know about path layout and improvement, educational equipment for on-line educating, and scholar engagement and neighborhood development innovations. The publication includes winning educating recommendations, information for facilitating interactions and responding to range, and checks, in addition to destiny instructions for on-line studying. With many field-tested examples and perform assignments, and with voices from scholars, academics, and specialists, this ebook hands teachers and directors with the instruments they should train powerful and empowering on-line classes. This one-stop source addresses all the middle parts of on-line instructing in phrases which are universally acceptable to any content material region and at any educational level.
“A infrequent ebook in schooling: person who is not just hugely priceless but additionally intellectually coherent and in line with robusta>, transferable ideas of studying and educating. All educators—in on-line environments and in brick-and-mortar schools—will locate this a useful resource.”
—From the Foreword by Grant Wiggins
“We now comprehend we will get elevated participation with on-line instruments to make considering extra obvious and turn the normal supply of guide to customize studying. whereas it truly is inevitable that on-line studying becomes a tremendous ability for everybody, the tips, thoughts, ideas, layout components, and instruments within the publication through Thormann and Zimmerman is also utilized to combined learning.”
—Alan November, Senior associate and Founder, November Learning
“The authors of this ebook have created a superb source for a person attracted to changing into an internet teacher or enhancing his or her abilities in on-line instructing. The authors proportion a wealth of step by step actions, examples of assignments and educating options that would advisor either amateur and skilled lecturers as they extend their talents into the web realm. at the same time a ‘veteran’ on-line teacher the ebook supplied me with new rules to attempt in my subsequent on-line class.”
—Sam Gladstein, Coordinator, Edmonds eLearning application at Edmonds university District, WA
“Cheers to Thormann and Zimmerman for offering a must-read for on-line teaching. This transparent and functional consultant takes the teacher from layout to implementation of on-line classes. The authors eliminate the nervousness approximately on-line instructing for these brooding about on-screen guide, and supply new pondering and examples for these already immersed in it. it's a nice consultant for these getting into the sector and a very good source for these actively engaged in it.”
—Anthony J. Bent, Chairman, international Studies-21st Century talents Committee of the Massachusetts organization of college Superintendents
Joan Thormann is professor within the department of expertise in schooling at Lesley college, Cambridge, Massachusetts. She edits a column on know-how and distinctive wishes for Learning and prime with Technology. Isa Kaftal Zimmerman is the significant of IKZ Advisors in Boston, Massachusetts, an academic consulting company serving educators and stakeholders within the technology, expertise, Engineering, and arithmetic (STEM) fields.
By Alejandro Peña-Ayala
This publication offers a conceptual and empirical point of view on studying analytics, its target being to disseminate the middle suggestions, learn, and results of this emergent box. Divided into 9 chapters, it deals stories orientated on chosen subject matters, contemporary advances, and cutting edge functions. It provides the large studying analytics panorama and in-depth stories on larger schooling, adaptive review, instructing and studying. additionally, it discusses beneficial techniques to dealing with personalization and large info, in addition to conceptual issues and really expert functions that experience formed the present kingdom of the art.
By choosing basics, highlighting purposes, and stating present developments, the ebook deals a vital assessment of studying analytics to reinforce studying success in different academic settings. As such, it represents a important source for researchers, practitioners, and scholars drawn to updating their wisdom and discovering inspirations for his or her destiny work.