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online

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Curriculum Online

Edited by Susan Wallace.

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 65 words.

Set up in 2002 to enhance online education, both in schools and for individual pupils, by improving access to multimedia

Curriculum Online

Overview page. Subjects: Education.

Set up in 2002 to enhance online education, both in schools and for individual pupils, by improving access to multimedia resources, which are accessed online through its web site. Schools...

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The Shifting Horizons of Autism Online

Joyce Davidson and Michael Orsini.

in Worlds of Autism

November 2013; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Educational Strategies and Policy. 7054 words.

Joyce Davidson and Michael Orsini This chapter investigates the perceived importance of the Internet for individuals on the autism spectrum. Drawing on a study of autistic...

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Online Networks in Teacher Education

Nick Kelly.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Teaching Skills and Techniques; Educational Equipment and Technology. 9318 words.

Initial teacher education is increasingly happening online, both formally and informally, within networks that are commercial, institutional, governmental, and research-driven. These...

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online learning

Edited by Susan Wallace.

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 4 words.

online learning

Edited by Susan Wallace.

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 4 words.

On‐line teaching of mathematics and statistics

Bill Foster.

in Teaching Mathematics and its Applications: An International Journal of the IMA

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics; Education. 0 words.

Virtual Learning Environments and other online teaching tools are spreading rapidly throughout Higher Education. This article describes the results of a recent survey in their use in the...

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Online quizzes for distance learning of mathematics

Tim W. Lowe.

in Teaching Mathematics and its Applications: An International Journal of the IMA

September 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics; Education. 3673 words.

In this article, the use of formative and summative online quizzes within a distance learning introductory mathematics module at the UK Open University is described. The rational for...

Epistemologies of Doing: Engaging Online Learning through Feminist Pedagogy

Radhika Gajjala, Erika M. Behrmann, Anca Birzescu, Andrew Corbett and Kayleigh Frances Bondor.

in MOOCs and Their Afterlives

August 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Educational Strategies and Policy. 10920 words.

In the context of what Elizabeth Losh refers to as the “MOOC moment” and after, the co-authored discussion in this chapter pushes towards a rethinking of the disembodied learning and...

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Weekly online quizzes to a mathematics course for engineering students

Sandra Gaspar Martins.

in Teaching Mathematics and its Applications: An International Journal of the IMA

March 2017; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics; Mathematical Education; Education. 2928 words.

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A set of weekly optional online quizzes was used with 104 students on a Multivariable Calculus course (MC), via the Moodle online system. These...

Using live, online tutoring to inspire post 16 students to engage with higher level mathematics

Richard Lissaman, Sue de Pomerai and Sharon Tripconey.

in Teaching Mathematics and its Applications: An International Journal of the IMA

December 2009; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics; Education. 0 words.

In recent years, there has been a decline in the number of students aged 16–18 studying and being able to access higher level mathematics in schools in the UK. The Further Mathematics...

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An evaluation of the use of interactive approaches and integrated on-line resources

Duncan Borman and Andy Sleigh.

in Teaching Mathematics and its Applications: An International Journal of the IMA

December 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics; Education. 0 words.

The article discusses aspects of approaches taken to increase engagement using interactive teaching elements and includes survey results from consecutive sets of student cohorts who have...

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The impact of a monitoring scheme on engagement in an online course

Gráinne Burke, Ciarán Mac an Bhaird and Ann O'Shea.

in Teaching Mathematics and its Applications: An International Journal of the IMA

December 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics; Education. 0 words.

In the National University of Ireland Maynooth, in-coming first-year mathematics students are given a diagnostic test. The purpose of this test is to measure their basic knowledge and...

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Supporting Evidence-based Practice in Schools with an Online Database of Best Practices

Joelle D. Powers, Natasha K. Bowen and Gary L. Bowen.

in Children & Schools

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Schools Studies. 0 words.

In spite of multidisciplinary recommendations to use evidence-based interventions in schools and a growing knowledge base of such practices, most schools are not using empirically supported...

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Pilot Test of StandUp, an Online School-Based Bullying Prevention Program

Jane Timmons-Mitchell, Deborah A. Levesque, Leon A. Harris, Daniel J. Flannery and Tatiana Falcone.

in Children & Schools

April 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Schools Studies. 5344 words.

Bullying is a significant public health problem for students in schools. Prevention programs have addressed targets with some success; however, meta-analyses find small effects among older...

Opening Education, Linking to Communities: The #InQ13 Collective’s Participatory Open Online Course (POOC) in East Harlem

Jessie Daniels, Polly Thistlethwaite and Shawn(ta) Smith-Cruz.

in MOOCs and Their Afterlives

August 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Educational Strategies and Policy. 5456 words.

Drawing on experiences with the JustPublics@365 participatory open online course, or POOC, this chapter discusses the politics and possibilities of open access pedagogy and the broader...

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Beyond Hype, Hyperbole, Myths, and Paradoxes: Scaling Up Participatory Learning and Assessment in a Big Open Online Course

Daniel T. Hickey and Suraj L. Uttamchandani.

in MOOCs and Their Afterlives

August 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Educational Strategies and Policy. 8910 words.

This chapter describes an effort to scale up interactive “participatory” learning. It started with design principles that emerged in prior refinements of two conventional online courses....

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How well do engineering students retain core mathematical knowledge after a series of high threshold online mathematics tests?

Michael Carr, Mark Prendergast, Cormac Breen and Fiona Faulkner.

in Teaching Mathematics and its Applications: An International Journal of the IMA

September 2017; p ublished online September 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics; Mathematical Education; Education. 6128 words.

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In the Dublin Institute of Technology, high threshold core skills assessments are run in mathematics for third-year engineering students. Such tests...

Addressing Trauma in Schools: An Online Resource

Corrine Anderson-Ketchmark and Michelle E. Alvarez.

in Children & Schools

July 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Schools Studies. 0 words.

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The Heart of Learning and Teaching: An Online Resource

Corrine Anderson-Ketchmark and Michelle E. Alvarez.

in Children & Schools

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Schools Studies. 0 words.

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