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Teaching With Simulations
Price: Free! Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
How can whole-class science teaching benefit from computer simulations? This dissertation is about the use of computer simulations as support for inquiry-based learning, the interaction between teachers and their students, and the role of the teacher.
Adventures in Dynamic Geometry
Price: Free! Words: 53,420. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Collaborative & team teaching
This volume reproduces the successive versions of the Virtual Math Teams curriculum in dynamic geometry. In consecutive years, the curriculum focused more tightly on introducing teacher teams and student teams to the concept of invariant dependencies, which is central to the theory and implementation of dynamic geometry.
Overview and Autobiographical Essays
Price: Free! Words: 20,440. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
The current volume is intended to provide an overview of my eLibrary of 17 volumes of research reports, theory, analysis and essays. It also includes some documentation of my life as the author of these texts. These volumes are all published in Smashwords, Lulu (for print copies) and on my website.
Essays in Collaborative Dynamic Geometry
Price: Free! Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
This collection of case studies from VMT data includes teams working on problems of dynamic geometry. This volume includes papers that introduced the transition of the VMT Project to its focus on collaborative learning of dynamic geometry, as well as papers—written from various theoretical perspectives with colleagues—that reflected on details of the data from this final period of the project.
Essays in Online Mathematics Interaction
Price: Free! Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Collaborative & team teaching
This collection of case studies from VMT data includes teams working on problems of combinatorics. In particular, two teams that interacted on the same mathematics problems during 2006 provide a variety of insights into the nature of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning. These papers were written with close colleagues.
Open Network Learning Environments, Personal Learning Environments: An Interactive Guide for Educators
Price: Free! Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
This eBook is designed and distributed to provide information and application for ONLE and PLE including instructional strategies, specific technology tools, process and concept models, development and practices for teaching with ONLE and PLE, and then finally emerging technologies in the realm.
Essays in Philosophy of Group Cognition
Price: Free! Words: 61,240. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A collection of essays on foundational issues of group cognition, including the nature of group cognition and preconditions for its effective occurrence. Includes analysis of excerpts from interactions in VMT, showing the development of preconditions for group cognition. Discusses intersubjectivity, shared understanding, joint attention, common ground and being-there-together-in-the-world.
Essays in Group-Cognitive Science
Price: Free! Words: 78,110. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Essays in Group-Cognitive Science includes introductions to Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) research, methodology and findings. It documents the innovative approach of the Virtual Math Teams Project from 2002-2015. The project's influential methods of interaction analysis have not been described and motivated in such detail before.
Piano and Laylee Text Message
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 770. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
Piano and Laylee Text Message Laylee gets a new cell phone and is excited to be able to text her best friend Piano. Unfortunately, their text messages soon lead to a misunderstanding. Mrs. Dachshund and Mrs. Maltese teach Piano and Laylee about cell phone manners so that it won’t happen again.
Piano and Laylee and the Cyberbully
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
Piano and Laylee and the Cyberbully: Piano and Laylee encounter the neighborhood bully, Lady, while outside riding their scooter and a cyberbully inside while playing a game online. Piano’s dad, Mr. Dachshund, explains that they should deal with bullies online just like they do any other time - tell a trusted adult.