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Mathematics Education

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Mathematics Education Publications Available Online

Promoting appropriate uses of technology in mathematics teacher preparation.
Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education, 1(1), 66-88
Authors: Garofalo, J., Drier, H., Harper, S., Timmerman, M., & Shockey, T.

Technology, mathematics, and interdisciplinary connections: Not your typical math class.
Educational Leadership, 56(5), 21-25.
Authors: Drier, H.S., Dawson, K., & Garofalo, J.

Using technology and real world connections to teach secondary mathematics concepts.
ENC focus: A magazine for classroom innovators.
Authors: Drier, H. S., Dawson, K., & Garofalo, J.

Learning in the context of a mathematics teacher education course: Two case studies of elementary teachers' conceptions of mathematics, mathematics teaching and learning, and the teaching of mathematics with technology.
Journal of Technology and Teacher Education, 8(3), 247-258
Author: Timmerman, M.A.

Mathematics Education Print Publications

Kids and Cookies: An introduction to rational number concepts
Virginia Mathematics Teacher, 29(2), 30-33
Authors: Sharp, B., & Garofalo, J.

Using the Global Positioning System to teach about the distance formula, perimeter, and areas of polygons
Virginia Mathematics Teacher, 29(1), 37-38.
Authors: Schirack, S., & Garofalo, J.

Using the Global Positioning System to teach about angles of polygons.
Virginia Mathematics Teacher, 28(2), 38-41
Authors: Schirack, S., & Garofalo, J.

Do vampires exist? Using spreadsheets to investigate a common folktale.
Learning and Leading with Technology 27(1), 22-25
Author: Drier, H. S.

Learning about climate: An exploration in geography and mathematics.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, 12(1), 6-10
Authors: Drier, H. S., & Lee, J. K.

Mathematics Education Dissertations Available Online

Children's probabilistic reasoning with a computer microworld
Author: Drier, Hollylynne Stohl (2000)

Enhancing elementary pre-service teachers' knowledge of geometric transformations
Author:  Harper, Suzanne Rushton (2002)

Science Education

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Preparing tomorrow’s science teachers to use technology: Guidelines for science educators.
Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education [Online serial], 1(1)
Authors: Flick, L. & Bell, R. L.

A bibliography of articles on instructional technology in science education.
Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education[Online serial], 2(4).
Authors: Bell, R., & Bell, L. (2003).

Implicit instruction in technology integration and the nature of science: There's no such thing as a free lunch.
Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education [Online serial]1(4).
Author: Bell, R.

Invigorating science teaching with a high-tech, low-cost tool.
Edutopia: The George Lucas Educational Foundation Bulletin. [Online serial].
Authors: Bell, R. L., & Bell, L.

Science Education Print Publications

Winging it: Using digital imaging to investigate butterfly metamorphosis.
Learning and Leading with Technology, 31, 24-27
Authors: Bowen, A., & Bell, R. L.

Discovering flowers in a new light.
Science and Children, 41
(4), 35-39
Authors: McNall, R. L., & Bell, R. L.

Breeding mice the easy way.
Learning and Leading with Technology, 30(7), 22-27
Authors: Bell, R. L., Yam, E., & Bell, L.

El Niño did it: Using technology to assess and predict climate trends.
Learning and Leading with Technology, 29(4),18-26.
Bell, R. L., Niess, M. L., & Bell, L. L.

Science Education Dissertations Available Online

Preservice science teachers' use of educational technology during student teaching.
Author: Irving, K. E. (2003).

Beginning secondary science teachers' instructional use of educational technology during the induction year.
Author: McNall, Rebecca Lee (2004)

 

Social Studies Education

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Research on technology in social studies education [Special Issue]. 
Theory and Research in Social Education, 28(4), 527-545
Authors: Berson, M. J., & Mason, C. L. (Eds.)

Coming to terms with Mother Nature: Using the Web to education children about natural disasters.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, 12(1), 19-21
Authors: Berson, M. J., & Berson, I. R.

Reflections of a first year teacher: A web-based, multimedia case study shared among geographically disparate social studies educators.
Journal of International Forum of Educational Technology & Society [Online].
Authors: Dawson, K., Mason, C., & Molebash, P.

Virtual fieldtripping:  No permission notes needed. 
Meridian:  A Middle School Computer Technologies Journal
Authors: Mason, C., & Beal, C.

Guidelines for using technology to prepare social studies teachers.
Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teachers Education [Online serial], 1(1)
Authors: Mason, C. L., Berson, M. J., Diem, R., Hicks, D., & Lee, J.

Exploring the academic self within an electronic mail environment.
Research and Teaching in Developmental Education, 17(2)
Authors: Spires, H., Mason, C., Crissman, C., & Jackson, A.

Waking the Sleeping Giant: Social Studies Teacher Educators Collaborate to Integrate Technology into Methods’ Courses.
Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference 2000(1), 1985-1989.
Authors: Mason, C., Alibrandi, M., Berson, M., Dawson, K., Diem, R., Dralle, T., Hicks, D., Keiper, T., & Lee, J. (2000).

Social Studies Education Print Publications

The Impact project: Promoting powerful social studies teaching and learning through the use of technology.
Trends and Issues, 11(3), 21-24
Authors: Dawson, K., Mason, C., Berson, M. J., & Lee, J. 

Plotting and analyzing: Graphing calculators for social inquiry.
Social Education 63(2), 101-105
Authors: Garofalo, J., Bennett, C., & Mason, C. (1999).

Conceptualizing social studies and technology: An essay
Journal of Research in Social Studies 23(1), 24-31
Author: Lee, J. K.

Historical inquiry and technology.
Computers and the Social Studies, 8 (5)
Author: Lee, J. K.

Social studies and the language of technology.
Tech Trends, 43(4), 27-30
Authors: Lee, J. K., & Bennett, C. T.

The Garbers: Using digital history to recreate a 19th-century family. 
Social Studies and the Young Learner (12)1, 11-14
Authors: Mason, C., & Carter, A.

Collaborative social studies teacher education across remote locations: Students’ experiences and perceptions.
International Journal of Social Studies Education, 15(2)
Authors: Mason, C., Crider, J., DeMong, L, Hong, T., Howson, J., Kim, C. Mulcahey, C., & Richardson, S.

Yesterday, today, and tomorrow: The social studies classroom.
Boston Journal of Education
Mason, C. L., & Dralle, A.

Social Studies Education Dissertations Available Online

An analysis of the development of pre-service social studies teacher pedagogical content knowledge relating to digital historical resources.
Author: Lee, John K. (2000).

Elementary teachers' use of computers
Author: Franklin, Cheryl Ann (2003).

Fourth-grade students' experiences during the creation of a technology-enriched community history project.
Author: Waring, Scott M. (2003).

 

English Education

Scaffolding for Struggling Students: Reading and Writing With Weblogs
Learning and Leading with Technology, 31(2), 32-35
Authors: Kajder, S., & Bull, G.

The Q-folio in action: Using a web-based electronic portfolio to reinvent traditional notions of inquiry, research, and portfolios.
Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education [Online serial], 2(2)
Authors: Young, C. A., & Figgins, M. A.

Preparing Tomorrow's English Language Arts Teachers Today: Principles and Practices for Infusing Technology
Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education [Online serial], 1(1). Authors: Pope, C., & Golub, J.

 

Educational Technology

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Educational Technology Publications Available Online

New directions in the evaluation of the effectiveness of educational technology.
The Department of Education’s Secretary’s Conference on Educational Technology Evaluating the Effectiveness of Technology.
Authors: Heinecke, W., Blasi, L., Milman, N., & Washington, L.

Educational Technology Print Publications

Grand challenges: Preparing for the Technological Tipping Point.
Learning and Leading with Technology, 29(8), 6-12.
Authors: Bull, G.L., Bull, G., Garofalo, J., & Harris, J.

Learner-based tools: The case for open source educational software.
Learning and Leading with Technology, 30(2), 10-17
Authors: Bull, G., Bell, R., Garofalo, J., & Sigmon, T.

Learner-based tools revisited.
Learning and Leading with Technology, 30(1), 10-17.
Authors: Bull, G., Bull, G., Cochran, P., & Bell, R.

A novice’s guide to handheld computing.
Learning and Leading with Technology, 29(8), 22-26
Authors: Swan, K. O., Swan, G. M., Van Hover, S. D., & Bell, R. L.

Information technology and elementary and secondary education.
In Heimo H., Adelsberger, B. Collis, Jan M. Pawlowski (Eds.), International handbook on information technologies for education & training (pp. 543-556). Heidelberg, Germany: Springer-Verlag.
Authors: Bull, G., Bell, R., Mason, C., & Garofalo, J. (2001).

Technology and teacher education: Past practice and recommended directions.
Action in Teacher Education, 19(2), 97-106
Authors: Cooper, J. M., & Bull, G. L.

Educational Technology Dissertations

The impact of digital images and visual narratives on the ability of fourth graders to engage in historical thinking.
Author: Whitaker, Stephen D., Jr. (2003)

ISTE educational technology standards: Implementation in award-winning teacher education programs.
Author: Hofer, Mark J. (2003)

Becoming an effective technology integrating teacher: The effects of a technology-enriched elementary social studies methods course
Author: Molebash, Philip E. (2001).

Typical teacher use of technology in an elementary school
Author: Milman, Natalie Bordelon (2000)

An analysis of factors that influence technology integration by math teacher educators
Author: Adamy, Peter Hilton (1999)

Understanding teachers' experiences of a state mandate to provide technology training: An examination of policy implementation
Author: Nonis, Aileen Serena (1999)

Factors influencing elementary teachers' instructional use of computers.
Author: Dawson, Kara M. (1998).

The Scope and Interjudge Agreement of Information Communicated Through Children's Computer-Facilitated and Freehand Drawings
Author: Harris, Judith Bonnie (1990)

 

   

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