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International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education

April 2016 Volume 12, Number 2

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Number of articles: 5

  1. A Study of the Effects of Teaching Avatars on Students' Learning of Surveying Mathematics

    Nicoletta Adamo-Villani, Department of Computer Graphics Technology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States; Hazar Dib, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States

    The paper reports a research study aimed at investigating the appeal and pedagogical efficacy of animated teaching avatars. Specifically, the goal of the study was to determine whether animated... More

    pp. 1-13

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  2. Technology Integration and Innovation during Reflective Teaching

    Neeta Baporikar, HP-GSB, Namibia University of Science and Technology, Namibia

    With emerging innovations, the use of technology tools to make learning process effective is foreseeable. Hence, appropriate incorporation of technology can make a valuable contribution to the... More

    pp. 14-22

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  3. Learning Programming Patterns Using Games

    Alexis Leal, Education Department, Federal Institute of Mato Grosso, Barra do Garças, Brazil; Deller Ferreira, Informatics Institute, Federal University of Goiás, Goiânia, Brazil

    There is still no pedagogy to teach programming that stands out significantly from others and no consensus on what is the best way for learning programming. There is still a need to develop new... More

    pp. 23-34

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  4. Examining Graphing Calculator Affordances in Learning Pre-Calculus among Undergraduate Students

    Francis Nzuki, Stockton University, Galloway, NJ, United States

    This study examines graphing calculator affordances in learning mathematics among college precalculus students. The study draws from the Cognitive Load Theory (CLT) and the “Intelligent Technology”... More

    pp. 35-50

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  5. Effectiveness of Online Advising on Honors Student Retention and Engagement

    Monica VanDieren, Robert Morris University, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

    Academic advising is an important component of a student's education, and more often universities are turning to technology to aid in this task. This paper presents a case study of an online... More

    pp. 51-67

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