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.
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by Valerie Shute, Matthew Ventura - The MIT Press
The authors argue that using well-designed games as vehicles to assess and support learning will help combat students' growing disengagement from school, and offer them opportunities to apply such complex competencies as creativity and collaboration.
by P.B. Childers, E.H. Hobson, J.A. Mullin (eds) - Heinemann
The book explores the central role that the visual plays in a multimediated, computerized culture. The contributors to this collection and the editors ask how we can exploit the intersections between the visual and the verbal to improve learning.
by Frederick Bennett - Faben
Bennett methodically analyzes current educational Practices with a focus on the enhanced role computers can play in the schools. His review of past educational theory and present-day situations illustrate the frustration of many with our schools.
by Renee Robinson , Julie Reinhart - Bookboon
This book explores how mobile devices can be incorporated into learning environments to promote a digitally-rich curricula resulting in a framework that identifies a right time, right place and mobile device aimed at maximizing student learning.