Download Digital Skills: Unlocking the Information Society by Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen, Jan A. G. M. van Dijk PDF

By Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen, Jan A. G. M. van Dijk

The 1st ebook to systematically speak about the talents and literacies had to use electronic media, quite the net, van Dijk and van Deursen's transparent and available paintings distinguishes electronic talents, analyzes their roles and occurrence, and gives strategies from person, academic, sociological, and coverage views.

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Download Science Discoveries on the Net: An Integrated Approach by Anthony D. Fredericks PDF

By Anthony D. Fredericks

Flip little ones onto technological know-how with those interesting web studying adventures. The 88 classes during this booklet attach younger rookies to the tremendous array of technological know-how wisdom and assets on the net. each one unit comprises attractive actions and net learn initiatives in keeping with particular technological know-how options, besides dialogue questions and lists of appropriate sites and comparable literature. Grades K-6.

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Download Teaching and Learning: Pedagogy, Curriculum and Culture (Key by Alex Moore PDF

By Alex Moore

Educating and studying: Pedagogy, Curriculum and tradition presents an summary of the most important concerns and dominant theories of educating and studying as they impression upon the perform of lecture room lecturers. Punctuated via questions, issues for attention and concepts for additional interpreting and examine, the book's purpose is to stimulate dialogue and research, to help knowing of lecture room interactions and to give a contribution to more advantageous practice.Topics lined include:*an evaluation of dominant theories of studying and teaching*the ways that public academic coverage impinges on neighborhood practice*an evaluate of alternative versions of 'good teaching', together with the improvement of whole-school policies*alternative versions of curriculum and pedagogy.

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Download Schaum's Guideline of Managerial Accounting by Jae Shim, Joel Siegel PDF

By Jae Shim, Joel Siegel

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Fortunately for you, there is Schaum's Outlines. greater than forty million scholars have relied on Schaum's to assist them reach the study room and on checks. Schaum's is the most important to swifter studying and better grades in each topic. every one define offers all of the crucial path info in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic structure. you furthermore may get 1000's of examples, solved difficulties, and perform workouts to check your talents.

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Download Education for Innovation and Independent Learning by Ronaldo Mota and David Scott (Auth.) PDF

By Ronaldo Mota and David Scott (Auth.)

Our imperative trouble during this booklet is to appreciate 3 vital principles: studying, expertise and innovation, and to check those principles and the relationships among them in situ; that's, we learn a few instances of studying applied sciences in motion in nations, England and Brazil. the aim of our research is to supply an evidence of the capability to, and constraints on, advancements to academic guidelines and practices, with specific connection with innovation. we have now a plethora of theoretical versions that during trying to take care of causal relatives often come to the realization that there are socio-economic-cultural constraints, yet those observations principally stay at an summary point and/or come to very basic conclusions that aren't of specific support to practitioners within the box. those matters can simply be thoroughly addressed after reading the empirical fact and having a spectrum of circumstances to investigate. by way of combining the theoretical and the sensible, our objective is to provide an explanation for how and less than what stipulations new modes of studying will be positioned into perform effectively and sustainably, to ensure that the learner to boost innovatory talents and inclinations for paintings and within the existence course.

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Download Scientists in the Classroom: The Cold War Reconstruction of by J. Rudolph PDF

By J. Rudolph

In the course of the Fifties, best American scientists launched into an unheard of venture to remake highschool technology schooling. Dissatisfaction with the 'soft' college curriculum of the time encouraged via the pro schooling institution, and situation over the starting to be technological sophistication of the Soviet Union, led govt officers to motivate a handful of elite learn scientists, clean from their global conflict II successes, to revitalize the international locations' technology curricula. In Scientists within the school room , John L. Rudolph argues that the chilly warfare surroundings, lengthy missed within the historical past of schooling literature, is important to realizing either the explanations for the general public reputation of medical authority within the box of schooling and the character of the curriculum fabrics that have been ultimately produced. Drawing on a wealth of formerly untapped assets from govt and college data, Rudolph specializes in the nationwide technology Foundation-supported curriculum initiatives initiated in 1956. What the historic list unearths, in keeping with Rudolph, is that those fabrics have been designed not only to enhance American technological know-how schooling, yet to develop the pro curiosity of the yankee medical neighborhood within the postwar interval in addition.

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Download The didactical challenge of symbolic calculators : turning a by Dominique Guin, Kenneth Ruthven, Luc Trouche PDF

By Dominique Guin, Kenneth Ruthven, Luc Trouche

An important motive force of contemporary development within the use of arithmetic within the professions has been the help introduced through new applied sciences. not just has this facilitated the appliance of validated tools of mathematical and statistical research however it has motivated the advance of cutting edge techniques. those adjustments have produced a marked evolution within the specialist perform of arithmetic, an evolution which has now not but provoked a corresponding variation in mathematical schooling, relatively in class point. specifically, even though calculators -- first mathematics and medical, then image, now symbolic -- were stumbled on compatible in lots of respects to the operating stipulations of students and academics, and feature even completed a level of legitimate acceptance, the mixing of recent applied sciences into the mathematical perform of faculties continues to be marginal. it really is this example which has stimulated the examine and improvement paintings to be suggested during this quantity. the looks of ever extra strong and transportable computational instruments has definitely given upward push to carrying on with learn and improvement task in any respect degrees of mathematical schooling. among pioneers, such innovation has usually been visible as a chance to resume the educating and studying of arithmetic. both, despite the fact that, the institutionalization of computational instruments inside academic perform has proceeded at a strikingly gradual velocity over a long time.

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