Ebooks in Education: Realising the Vision
by Hazel Woodward
Publisher: Ubiquity Press 2014
Number of pages: 144
Ebooks are coming of age in education, as this exciting collection commissioned by Jisc demonstrates. This book will provide inspiration and guidance to institutions as they develop projects and services to support students and researchers and will be of interest to library practitioners, publishers, ebook vendors, information professionals, teachers, lecturers and students.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Diana G. Oblinger - EDUCAUSE
Institutions are finding new ways of achieving higher education's mission without being crippled by constraints or overpowered by greater expectations. Find out who is changing the game and what we can learn from their approaches in this book.
Table of Contents: Web 2.0 Learning Environments; The Net Generation; Blended Learning; Online Communities; Accessibility and Usability; Games for Learning; Virtual Learning Environments; Moderating Online Discussions For Learning; etc.
by Seann Dikkers et al. - ETC Press
This book shares innovative uses of mobile technology for learning in a variety of settings. From camps to classrooms, parks to playgrounds, libraries to landmarks, the book shows that exciting learning can happen anywhere educators can imagine.
by Katie Salen Tekinbas, et al. - The MIT Press
The designers of Quest to Learn developed an approach to learning that draws from what games do best: drop kids into inquiry-based spaces that are built to help players understand how they are doing, what they need to work on, and where to go next.