Zhao and Frank: Technology Integration from an Ecological Perspective

Monday, 16 November 2009, 17:43 | Category : Education Technology
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Zhao, Y., & Frank, K. A. (2003). Factors Affecting Technology Uses in Schools: An Ecological Perspective. American Educational Research Journal, 40(4), 807-840. doi: 10.3102/00028312040004807 Key Quotes: p. 808 Concerns about the slow adoption of technology by teachers are not new.Many researchers have, from various angles, studied the phenomenon through different approaches, from case studies (Cuban, [...]

Visual Understanding

Thursday, 5 November 2009, 17:01 | Category : Education Technology
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As an assignment for CEP 930, Educational Inquiry, our professor, Dr. Mark Reckase, gave us the task of creating a concept map that outlined our initial thoughts regarding our research interest areas.  To be honest, when I first started working on this assignment, I was a bit grumpy, but as I fiddled away, engaged in [...]