Search results for author:"Despo Ktoridou"
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Intercollege - Cyprus
Developing Youth Leadership Skills through the Application of an Innovative Social-Virtual Curriculum
World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2010 (Jun 29, 2010) pp. 177–180
Technology has been making it to classrooms for over four decades, deeply affecting education. Nowadays, with the advent of Web 2.0, the Internet has become truly interactive, providing a realistic, visually compelling, and motivating environment...
World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2010 (Jun 29, 2010) pp. 85–93
The potential for wireless computing and internet access to benefit instruction, and learning, on University campuses revolves upon its ubiquity and reliability. Although, the practitioner literature has followed the enormous growth of wireless...
Campus-Wide Information Systems Vol. 28, No. 3 (2011) pp. 154–163
Purpose: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of a 40-hour computer course for beginners provided to a group of unemployed women learners with no/minimum computer literacy skills who can be characterized as digital immigrants....
World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2012 (Jun 26, 2012) pp. 2116–2123
The current study examines the development of a Community of Inquiry (CoI) within a social-virtual curriculum delivered through an online platform. Specifically, it investigates the social, cognitive, teaching and learner presence within a CoI in a...
Journal of Educational Multimedia and Hypermedia Vol. 20, No. 2 (June 2011) pp. 157–172
The study examines pre-service teachers’ experiences in delivering a traditional-classical fairy tale using the Multimedia Builder software, in other words an e-fairy tale. A case study approach was employed, collecting qualitative data through...
Campus-Wide Information Systems Vol. 29, No. 3 (2012) pp. 133–143
Purpose: The purpose of the study is to explore parents' level of awareness in relation to the threats that children are exposed to when using the internet. Additionally, it explores the parental interest to raise their awareness on internet use and ...
World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2011 (Jun 27, 2011) pp. 179–188
Internet has entered our personal, social, professional and educational environments; facilitating and improving the quality of our lives However, this technological “miracle” is accompanied with serious threats such as child sexual harassment,...
American Journal of Distance Education Vol. 28, No. 2 (2014) pp. 103–116
This article describes a study that attempted to evaluate the integration of wikis as an educational tool in successfully achieving the learning objectives of a fifth-grade linguistics and literature course. A mixed-method approach was employed-...