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 Jack Dougherty, Tennyson O'Donnell - University of Michigan Press
The book responds to contemporary debates over the proper role of the Internet in higher education, steering a middle course between polarized attitudes that often dominate the conversation. The authors argue for the wise integration of web tools ...
by A.W. (Tony) Bates
The book examines the underlying principles that guide effective teaching in an age when all of us, and in particular the students we are teaching, are using technology. A framework for making decisions about your teaching is provided ...
by Martin Weller - Bloomsbury Academic
Every aspect of scholarly practice is seeing changes effected by new technologies. This book will explore these changes, their implications for higher education, the new forms of scholarly practice and what lessons can be drawn from other sectors.
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.