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  1. Word Problems

    Research and Curriculum Reform

    By Stephen K. Reed

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    Research by cognitive psychologists and mathematics educators has often been compartmentalized by departmental boundaries. Word Problems integrates this research to show its relevance to the debate on the reform of mathematics education. Beginning with the different knowledge structures that...

    Published November 30th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Task Analysis Methods for Instructional Design

    By David H. Jonassen, Martin Tessmer, Wallace H. Hannum

    Task Analysis Methods for Instructional Design is a handbook of task analysis and knowledge elicitation methods that can be used for designing direct instruction, performance support, and learner-centered learning environments. To design any kind of instruction, it is necessary to articulate a...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Electronic Collaborators

    Learner-centered Technologies for Literacy, Apprenticeship, and Discourse

    Edited by Curtis Jay Bonk, Kira S. King

    Two developments in recent years have converged to dramatically alter most conceptions of the teaching and learning process. First, technology has become increasingly interactive and distributed, such that individual learners have available the means to participate in incredibly complex networks of...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Designing Learning Environments for Developing Understanding of Geometry and Space

    Edited by Richard Lehrer, Daniel Chazan

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    This volume reflects an appreciation of the interactive roles of subject matter, teacher, student, and technologies in designing classrooms that promote understanding of geometry and space. Although these elements of geometry education are mutually constituted, the book is organized to highlight,...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Electronic Literacies

    Language, Culture, and Power in Online Education

    By Mark Warschauer

    Electronic Literacies is an insightful study of the challenges and contradictions that arise as culturally and linguistically diverse learners engage in new language and literacy practices in online environments. The role of the Internet in changing literacy and education has been a topic of much...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Literacy in a Digital World

    Teaching and Learning in the Age of Information

    By Kathleen Tyner

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In this book, Kathleen Tyner examines the tenets of literacy through a historical lens to demonstrate how new communication technologies are resisted and accepted over time. New uses of information for teaching and learning create a "disconnect" in the complex relationship between literacy and...

    Published July 31st 1998 by Routledge

  7. Globalising Education: Trends and Applications

    By Robin Mason

    This highly topical book charts how the tools of technology are altering the ways in which education is being delivered and received. It looks at the huge impact of the World Wide Web on current educational practice and what this means for the students and teachers involved. It also covers the...

    Published July 8th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Facilitating the Development and Use of Interactive Learning Environments

    Edited by Charles P. Bloom, R. Bowen Loftin

    Intelligent tutoring technology is on the verge of a breakthrough into the mainstream of training and education. Over the past 25 years, researchers have learned not only what it takes to develop an effective intelligent tutoring system (ITS), but also what it takes to deploy and use one--the true...

    Published June 30th 1998 by CRC Press

  9. Inside Multi-Media Case Based Instruction

    Edited by Roger C. Schank

    The fourth in the Inside series, this volume includes four theses completed under the editor's direction at the Institute for the Learning Sciences at Northwestern University. This series bridges the gap between Schank's books introducing (for a popular audience) the theories behind his work in...

    Published April 30th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Handbook of Literacy and Technology

    Transformations in A Post-typographic World

    Edited by David Reinking, Michael C. McKenna, Linda D. Labbo, Ronald D. Kieffer

    The major shift going on today in the technologies of reading and writing raises important questions about conventional conceptions of literacy and its role in education, society, and culture. What are the important characteristics of electronic forms of reading and writing distinguishing them from...

    Published March 31st 1998 by Routledge