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Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences Vol. 100, No. 2 (2008) pp. 25–30
Critical thinking is a vital skill for higher education students. The Virtual Exchange was created by the authors to provide instructors with a unique approach to helping students enhance their critical thinking skills. Pilot data were collected...
Adults Learning Mathematics Vol. 1, No. 1 (June 2005) pp. 19–35
This paper presents some initial findings from a multi-year project that is exploring the growth of mathematical understanding in a variety of construction trades training programs. In this paper, we focus on John, an entry-level plumbing trainee....
Hands-On Learning in Today's Elementary Science Classroom: Teacher Preparedness for Using Technology and Manipulatives
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2013 (Mar 25, 2013) pp. 1298–1305
This study summarizes the results of a survey administered in the largest school district in a southeastern U.S. state conducted by university faculty to evaluate the use of white boards and hands-on experiences. Specifically, the survey assessed...
TechTrends: Linking Research and Practice to Improve Learning Vol. 58, No. 3 (May 2014) pp. 90–96
This study summarizes the results of a survey administered to 48 elementary schools in the largest school district in a southeastern U.S. state, conducted by university faculty to evaluate the use of SMART Boards and hands-on experiences, the...
Internet and Higher Education Vol. 6, No. 2 (2003) pp. 185–191
Critical thinking skills lead to more productive, prepared, and employable students in the workforce. In view of the skills that are necessary when students enter the job market, a Web-based curriculum requiring critical thinking and creative...