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World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2003 (2003) pp. 2833–2836
E-Learning applications are presently in approximately 60% of Post-Secondary Education (PSE) institutions in Canada. There are many barriers to successful implementation of E-Learning in the PSE sector. This paper provides excerpts from a Government ...
Journal of Research in Science Teaching Vol. 32, No. 5 (1995) pp. 521–34
A Particulate Nature of Matter Evaluation Tests was used to explore the effect of computer animations depicting the particulate nature of matter on (n=400) college students' mental models and comprehension of chemical phenomena. Treatment groups...
The Impact of Self-Questioning Strategy Use on the Text-Reader Assisted Comprehension of Students with Reading Disabilities
International Journal of Special Education Vol. 23, No. 1 (2008) pp. 123–135
This study involved an examination of the impact of a self-questioning strategy on the text-reader assisted comprehension skills of six students in grades five through eight with reading disabilities (RD). The purpose of this study was to determine...
Australasian Journal of Educational Technology Vol. 28, No. 3 (Jan 01, 2012) pp. 504–521
In this article, the successful implementation of a development cycle for a physics teaching package based on game-like virtual reality software is reported. The cycle involved several iterations of evaluating students' use of the package followed...
Engaging Older Students with Reading Disabilities: Multimedia Inquiry Projects Supported by Reading Assistive Technology
TEACHING Exceptional Children Vol. 39, No. 1 (2006) pp. 6–11
Creating accessible and engaging lessons for students with reading disabilities (RD) in inclusive classrooms is particularly challenging for special educators in upper elementary and middle school settings. Older students with RD have difficulty...
Failed Hopes of Education: Revisiting the Relevancy of Education as a Method of Diminishing Recidivism
David McElreath; Daniel Doss; Carl Jensen; Stephen Mallory; Michael Wigginton; Terry Lyons; Lorri Williamson; Leisa McElreath
International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology Vol. 9, No. 1 (January 2018) pp. 15–30
This article describes how, generally, the majority of inmates will recidivate again within five years of being released from incarceration. Recidivism represents cyclical criminality that affects all American communities. Despite substantial...