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  1. Special Educational Needs and the Internet

    Issues for the Inclusive Classroom

    Edited by Chris Abbott

    With Internet access for every school now a reality, teachers are beginning to explore the use of the Internet in the education of children with special needs. This book describes its benefits for children across the spectrum of special educational needs, from those with physical disabilities or...

    Published April 17th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Cscl 2

    Carrying Forward the Conversation

    Edited by Timothy Koschmann, Rogers P. Hall, Naomi Miyake

    CSCL 2: Carrying Forward the Conversation is a thorough and up-to-date survey of recent developments in Computer Supported Collaborative Learning, one of the fastest growing areas of research in the learning sciences. A follow-up to CSCL: Theory and Practice of an Emerging Paradigm (1996), this...

    Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge

  3. The Online Educator

    A Guide to Creating the Virtual Classroom

    By Maggie McVay Lynch

    The internet is changing the way we live and education has always played an important part in shaping our lives. It is now time for education to capitalise on the Internet's capabilities to create a new learning environment for tomorrow's students.The Online Educator provides much needed...

    Published February 20th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Computer Support for Collaborative Learning

    Foundations for A Cscl Community (cscl 2002 Proceedings)

    Edited by Gerry Stahl

    Computer Support for Collaborative Learning (CSCL) is a field of study centrally concerned with meaning and the practices of meaning-making in the context of joint activity, and the ways in which these practices are mediated through designed artifacts. This volume includes abstracts of papers that...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge

  5. Writing Center Research

    Extending the Conversation

    Edited by Paula Gillespie, Alice Gillam, Lady Falls Brown, Byron Stay

    There are writing centers at almost every college and university in the United States, and there is an emerging body of professional discourse, research, and writing about them. The goal of this book is to open, formalize, and further the dialogue about research in and about writing centers. The...

    Published November 30th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Distributed Learning

    Social and Cultural Approaches to Practice

    Edited by Mary R. Lea, Kathy Nicoll

    At a time of increasing globalisation, the concept of open and distance learning is being constantly redefined. New technologies have opened up new ways of understanding and participating in Learning. Distributed Learning offers a collection of perspectives from a social and cultural practice-based...

    Published November 28th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Rethinking University Teaching

    A Conversational Framework for the Effective Use of Learning Technologies, 2nd Edition

    By Diana Laurillard

    Teachers in higher education have had to become more professional in their approach to teaching, matching their professionalism in research. The first edition of this book prepares teachers to do and undergo quality audits and appraisals, and to achieve their personal aims of improving their...

    Published November 21st 2001 by Routledge

  8. Supporting Lifelong Learning

    Volume I: Perspectives on Learning

    By Julia Clarke, Ann Hanson, Roger Harrison, Fiona Reeve

    This Open University Reader examines the practices of learning and teaching which have been developed to support lifelong learning, and the understanding and assumptions which underpin them. The selection of texts trace the widening scope of academic understanding of learning and teaching, and...

    Published November 21st 2001 by Routledge

  9. Supporting Lifelong Learning

    Volume III: Making Policy Work

    Edited by Richard Edwards, Nod Miller, Nick Small, Alan Tait

    This volume of the Open University Reader for Supporting Lifelong Learning looks at policy development in lifelong learning at local, regional, national and supra-national levels. Using an international team of contributors, it explores and examines the policy context for lifelong learning, the...

    Published November 14th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Supporting Lifelong Learning

    Volume II: Organising Learning

    Edited by Marion Cartwright, Richard Edwards, Fiona Reeve

    This Reader examines the ways in which learning is organized in a diverse range of lifelong learning environments. If we are to harness the full potential of this learning, the structures of organizations and providers will have to change.The book also examines the shift away from the...

    Published November 14th 2001 by Routledge