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    Digital Technologies and Change in Education

    By Niki Davis

    Paperback £23.68

    Digital Technologies and Change in Education provides professionals and other leaders with a road map of the processes of change for teachers, schools, universities, and educational systems, including extensive case studies and evidence that clarify the benefits and challenges of digital technologies in education. To this end, Niki Davis offers...

    Developing Creative Thinking Skills

    By Brad Hokanson

    Paperback £22.83

    Based on over fifteen years of groundbreaking research, Developing Creative Thinking Skills helps learners demonstrably increase their own creative thinking skills. Focusing on divergent thinking, twelve inventive chapters build one's capacity to generate a wide range of ideas, both as an individual and as a collaborator. This innovative textbook outlines...

    Understanding Tablets from Early Childhood to Adulthood

    By Rhonda McEwen

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    Understanding Tablets from Early Childhood to Adulthood offers an alternative to dominant and populist narratives that young people are intuitively able to successfully use tablet devices. Adopting a research-driven approach, the book contests the ideology that touch-technologies are easier to understand, and identifies the factors that contribute to communicative encounters...

    Learning Theory and Online Technologies

    By Linda Harasim

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    Learning Theory and Online Technologies offers a powerful overview of the current state of online learning, the foundations of its historical roots and growth, and a framework for distinguishing between the major approaches to online learning. It addresses pedagogy how to design an effective online environment for learning, evaluation how...

    Teaching Online: A Practical Guide

    By Susan Ko

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    An accessible, introductory, practical guide for anyone who teaches online, this edition includes new and expanded information on: massive open online courses MOOCs; teaching with mobile devices; open educational resources OER; and learning analytics.

    e-Learning Ecologies

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    e-Learning Ecologies explores transformations in the patterns of pedagogy that accompany e-learning-the use of computing devices that mediate or supplement the relationships between learners and teachers-to present and assess learnable content, to provide spaces where students do their work, and to mediate peer-to-peer interactions. Written by the members of the...

    Going Online

    By Robert Ubell

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    In Going Online, one of our most respected online learning leaders offers insights into virtual education-what it is, how it works, where it came from, and where it may be headed. Robert Ubell reaches back to the days when distance learning was practiced by mail in correspondence schools and then...

    E-Learning in the 21st Century: A Community of Inquiry Framework for Research and Practice

    By D. Randy Garrison

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    The third edition of E-Learning in the 21st Century provides a coherent, comprehensive, and empirically-based framework for understanding e-learning in higher education. Garrison draws on his decades of experience and extensive research in the field to explore technological, pedagogical, and organizational implications. The third edition has been fully updated throughout...

    The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home

    By Susan Wise Bauer

    Hardback £24.21

    A revised and updated edition of the perennial bestseller that sparked a home school movement.

    Mobile Learning

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    Mobile Learning: The Next Generation documents the most innovative projects in context-aware mobile learning in order to develop a richer theoretical understanding of learning in modern mobile-connected societies. Context-aware mobile learning takes advantage of cell phone, mobile, and pervasive personal technologies to design learning experiences that exploit the richness of...

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