Advances in Educational Technologies and Instructional Design (AETID): 273 Volumes

Advances in Educational Technologies and Instructional Design (AETID): 273 Volumes

Series Editor(s): Lawrence A. Tomei (Robert Morris University, USA)
ISSN: 2326-8905|EISSN: 2326-8913
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Education has undergone, and continues to undergo, immense changes in the way it is enacted and distributed to both child and adult learners. In modern education, the traditional classroom learning experience has evolved to include technological resources and to provide online classroom opportunities to students of all ages regardless of their geographical locations. From distance education, Massive-Open-Online-Courses (MOOCs), and electronic tablets in the classroom, technology is now an integral part of learning and is also affecting the way educators communicate information to students.

The Advances in Educational Technologies & Instructional Design (AETID) Book Series explores new research and theories for facilitating learning and improving educational performance utilizing technological processes and resources. The series examines technologies that can be integrated into K-12 classrooms to improve skills and learning abilities in all subjects including STEM education and language learning. Additionally, it studies the emergence of fully online classrooms for young and adult learners alike, and the communication and accountability challenges that can arise. Trending topics that are covered include adaptive learning, game-based learning, virtual school environments, and social media effects. School administrators, educators, academicians, researchers, and students will find this series to be an excellent resource for the effective design and implementation of learning technologies in their classes.

Topics Covered

  • Adaptive Learning
  • Bring-Your-Own-Device
  • Classroom Response Systems
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Curriculum Development
  • Digital Divide in Education
  • E-Learning
  • Educational Telecommunications
  • Game-Based Learning
  • Higher Education Technologies
  • Hybrid Learning
  • Instructional Design
  • Instructional Design Models
  • K-12 Educational Technologies
  • Online Media in Classrooms
  • Social Media Effects on Education
  • Virtual School Environments
  • Web 2.0 and Education

Titles in Series

IT and the Development of Digital Skills and Competences in Education
Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos (University of Oviedo, Spain), Miltiadis D. Lytras (American College of Greece, Greece and Effat University, Saudi Arabia), Xi Zhang (Tianjin University, China)
Copyright © 2021. 340 pages.
Digital technologies are transforming economies and societies around the world. As such, markets demand new types of skills and competences that students must learn...
Teaching and Learning Practices That Promote Sustainable Development and Active Citizenship
Sandra Saúde (Polytechnic Institute of Beja, Portugal), Maria Albertina Raposo (Polytechnic Institute of Beja, Portugal), Nuno Pereira (Polytechnic Institute of Beja, Portugal), Ana Isabel Rodrigues (Polytechnic Institute of Beja, Portugal)
Copyright © 2021. 300 pages.
The profound changes that we are experiencing at the political, environmental, economic, social, and cultural levels of our “postmodern” society pose immense challen...
Designing, Deploying, and Evaluating Virtual and Augmented Reality in Education
Gokce Akcayir (University of Alberta, Canada), Carrie Demmans Epp (University of Alberta, Canada)
Copyright © 2021. 300 pages.
Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) provide flexibility in education and have become widely used for the promotion of multimedia learning. This use coinc...
Redesigning Teaching, Leadership, and Indigenous Education in the 21st Century
Leesha Nicole Roberts (University of Trinidad and Tobago, Trinidad And Tobago)
Copyright © 2021. 300 pages.
Research in the area of teaching and learning within education is a dynamic area that continues to evolve because of new technologies, knowledge, models, and methods...
Advancing Online Course Design and Pedagogy for the 21st Century Learning Environment
Daniel Chatham (Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, USA)
Copyright © 2021. 315 pages.
The current learning environment is substantially different than what existed for most of the 20th century. Learners and teachers today must navigate in perpetually...
Socioscientific Issues-Based Instruction for Scientific Literacy Development
Wardell Anthony Powell (Framingham State University, USA)
Copyright © 2021. 300 pages.
Socioscientific issues require individuals to use moral and ethical considerations to help in their evaluation of evidence and decision making, entailing controversi...
Stagnancy Issues and Change Initiatives for Global Education in the Digital Age
Theresa Neimann (Oregon State University, USA), Jonathan Felix (RMIT University Vietnam), Stacy Reeves (University of Southern Mississippi, USA), Elena Shliakhovchuk (Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), Spain)
Copyright © 2021. 300 pages.
At this juncture in the history and development of education in the digital age, constituents of education systems across the globe are challenged with revising or r...
Fostering Communication and Learning With Underutilized Technologies in Higher Education
Mohammed Banu Ali (Institute of Management, University of Bolton, UK), Trevor Wood-Harper (University of Manchester, UK)
Copyright © 2021. 350 pages.
Higher education is undergoing radical changes with the arrival of emerging technology that can facilitate better teaching and learning experiences. However, with a...
Simulation and Game-Based Learning in Emergency and Disaster Management
Nicole K. Drumhiller (American Public University System, USA)
Copyright © 2021. 300 pages.
Simulation and game-based learning are essential applications in a learning environment as they provide learners an opportunity to apply the course material in real-...
Digital Learning: Architectures of Participation
Nigel Ecclesfield (FRSA, UK), Fred Garnett (FRSA, UK)
Copyright © 2021. 200 pages.
Educational institutions are ever-changing due to the recent adoption of technology into current educational practices. The application of digital technology into ed...
Participatory Pedagogy: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Martha Ann Davis McGaw (McGaw Davis Foundation, USA), Simone McGaw-Evans (Georgia State University, USA)
Copyright © 2021. 150 pages.
The metrics presently being used to gauge student success have become outdated and irrelevant. Enrollment, persistence, and degree attainment are secondary measures,...
Visual Approaches to Instructional Design, Development, and Deployment
Shalin Hai-Jew (Kansas State University, USA)
Copyright © 2021. 228 pages.
Educational practices have seen a wide array of technological advancements in recent years. As learning methods making the transition to online and virtual settings,...
Evaluation of Principles and Best Practices in Personalized Learning
Susan R. Tenon (Fairport Harbor Exempted Village School District, USA), Pam Epler (Youngstown State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 240 pages.
A tremendous amount of money is being steered toward personalized learning (PL) initiatives at the federal, state, and local levels, and it is important to understan...
Building and Maintaining Adult Learning Advantage
Shalin Hai-Jew (Kansas State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 300 pages.
Adult learning ability is by and large considered a “net good” and is established through extra resources, the cultivation of experiences, and services like tutoring...
Teaching Language and Literature On and Off-Canon
José Manuel Correoso-Rodenas (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain)
Copyright © 2020. 370 pages.
Language and literature teaching are a keystone in the age of STEM, especially when dealing with minority communities. Practical methodologies for language learning...
Handbook of Research on Advancing Language Equity Practices With Immigrant Communities
Lourdes Cardozo-Gaibisso (Universidad ORT Uruguay, Uruguay), Max Vazquez Dominguez (University of North Georgia, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 433 pages.
Research on linguistically and culturally sustaining education has recently placed increased attention on the need to rethink the field by promoting more equitable l...
Early Warning Systems and Targeted Interventions for Student Success in Online Courses
Danny Glick (University of California, Irvine, USA), Anat Cohen (Tel Aviv University, Israel), Chi Chang (Michigan State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 300 pages.
Online learning has increasingly been viewed as a possible way to remove barriers associated with traditional face-to-face teaching, such as overcrowded classrooms a...
Cognitive and Affective Perspectives on Immersive Technology in Education
Robert Z. Zheng (The University of Utah, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 337 pages.
Immersive technology as an umbrella concept consists of multiple emerging technologies including augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), gaming, simulation, an...
Using Literature to Teach English as a Second Language
Veronica Membrive (University of Almeria, Spain), Madalina Armie (University of Almeria, Spain)
Copyright © 2020. 267 pages.
Innovation has replaced stereotypical and old methods as an attempt to make English language teaching and learning appealing, effective, and simple. However, teachin...
Textbook Theory and Invariant Approaches to Language Learning: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Elena Orlova (Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia)
Copyright © 2020. 150 pages.
The structure and content of a contemporary second language textbook are intended to encourage the initiative learner activity and create proper conditions for its m...
Examining Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) Theories and Practices
Liudmila Khalyapina (Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Russia)
Copyright © 2020. 325 pages.
The growing interest in the problems of integrated foreign language teaching and professional disciplines is manifested in the formulation of new concepts and approa...
Handbook of Research on Online Discussion-Based Teaching Methods
Lesley Wilton (University of Toronto, Canada), Clare Brett (University of Toronto, Canada)
Copyright © 2020. 536 pages.
In this digital age, faculty, teachers, and teacher educators are increasingly expected to adopt and adapt pedagogical perspectives to support student learning in in...
Paradigm Shifts in 21st Century Teaching and Learning
Şenol Orakcı (Aksaray University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2020. 344 pages.
One of the most important transformations in the world today is the adaptation to education and teaching methods that must be made to enhance the learning experience...
Building STEM Skills Through Environmental Education
Stephen T. Schroth (Towson University, USA), Janese Daniels (Towson University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 345 pages.
Environmental studies provide an ideal opportunity for children of any age to build critical and creative thinking skills while also building skills in science, tech...
ICT-Based Assessment, Methods, and Programs in Tertiary Education
Serpil Meri Yilan (Agri Ibrahim Cecen University, Turkey), Kasim Koruyan (King Saud University, Saudi Arabia)
Copyright © 2020. 444 pages.
The use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in education has revolutionized learning. Shifting beyond traditional mode of education, the integration...
Innovations and Technologies for Soft Skill Development and Learning
Suresh Kumar Nagarajan (VIT University, India), Mohanasundaram R. (VIT University, India)
Copyright © 2020. 255 pages.
Traditional education revolves around the teaching of technical skills, especially within STEM fields. However, soft skills—broadly, communication and intrapersonal...
Gamification Strategies for Retention, Motivation, and Engagement in Higher Education: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Robert Costello (Newcastle College University Centre, UK)
Copyright © 2020. 205 pages.
A key challenge facing higher education institutions is that of retaining students. Though gaming technologies are increasingly being used in support of learning ini...
Computer Corpora and Open Source Software for Language Learning: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Kristina Posavec (University of Zagreb, Croatia)
Copyright © 2020. 200 pages.
During the last four decades, a corpus-based approach to language teaching has become very significant. Direct use of corpora in language pedagogy is limited by cert...
Virtual and Mobile Learning Activities in Higher Education
Lisbeth Amhag (Malmö University, Sweden)
Copyright © 2020. 200 pages.
Digitization has undergone a number of paradigm shifts where structures, processes, and behaviors have changed, including in education. Higher education faces major...
Handbook of Research on Cultivating Literacy in Diverse and Multilingual Classrooms
Georgios Neokleous (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway), Anna Krulatz (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway), Raichle Farrelly (University of Colorado Boulder, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 767 pages.
Literacy has traditionally been associated with the linguistic and functional ability to read and write. Although literacy, as a fundamental issue in education, has...
Handbook of Research on Bilingual and Intercultural Education
María Elena Gómez-Parra (University of Córdoba, Spain), Cristina Aránzazu Huertas Abril (Universidad de Córdoba, Spain)
Copyright © 2020. 550 pages.
As education becomes more globally accessible, the need increases for comprehensive education options with a special focus on bilingual and intercultural education....
New Technological Applications for Foreign and Second Language Learning and Teaching
Mariusz Kruk (University of Zielona Góra, Poland), Mark Peterson (Kyoto University, Japan)
Copyright © 2020. 388 pages.
Population diversity is becoming more prevalent globally with increasing immigration, emigration, and refugee placement. These circumstances increase the likelihood...
Methodologies and Outcomes of Engineering and Technological Pedagogy
Kaushik Kumar (Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, India), J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2020. 364 pages.
Engineering pedagogy is closely linked to both the technical and the pedagogical sciences. Over the years, engineering pedagogy has shifted from practical education...
Examining the Roles of Teachers and Students in Mastering New Technologies
Eva Podovšovnik (University of Primorska, Slovenia)
Copyright © 2020. 434 pages.
The development of technologies, education, and economy play an important role in modern society. Digital literacy is important for personal development and for the...
Enriching Teaching and Learning Environments With Contemporary Technologies
Mehmet Durnali (Ereğli Faculty of Education, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University, Turkey), İbrahim Limon (Ministry of National Education, Turkey)
Copyright © 2020. 329 pages.
Educational technologies have revolutionized the learning and teaching environments. Offline/online applications and social media have changed the conventional learn...
Handbook of Research on Developing Engaging Online Courses
Amy W. Thornburg (Queens University of Charlotte, USA), Dixie F. Abernathy (Queens University of Charlotte, USA), Rob J. Ceglie (Queens University of Charlotte, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 428 pages.
Online instruction is rapidly expanding the way professors think about and plan instruction. In addition, online instructional practices are expanding and changing a...
Handbook of Research on Citizenship and Heritage Education
Emilio José Delgado-Algarra (University of Huelva, Spain), José María Cuenca-López (University of Huelva, Spain)
Copyright © 2020. 623 pages.
Cultural competence in education promotes civic engagement among students. Providing students with educational opportunities to understand various cultural and polit...
Challenges and Opportunities for Transforming From STEM to STEAM Education
Kelli Thomas (University of Kansas, USA), Douglas Huffman (University of Kansas, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 326 pages.
The addition of the arts to STEM education, now known as STEAM, adds a new dimension to problem-solving within those fields, offering students tools such as imaginat...
Transforming Music Education in P-12 Schools and the Community
Taichi Akutsu (Okayama Prefectural University, Japan & Seisa University, Japan)
Copyright © 2020. 240 pages.
Though culture can affect different countries’ preferences for musical style, musicking is a worldwide trend that produces enjoyment for all. However, there is a div...
UXD and UCD Approaches for Accessible Education
Ricardo Mendoza-González (Tecnológico Nacional de México, Instituto Tecnológico de Aguascalientes, Mexico), Huizilopoztli Luna-García (Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Mexico), Alfredo Mendoza-González (Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Mexico)
Copyright © 2020. 340 pages.
It is widely agreed throughout the world that education and access to education are human rights. In order to accommodate the educational needs of people globally, t...
Developing Technology Mediation in Learning Environments
Filomena Soares (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal), Ana Paula Lopes (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal), Ken Brown (Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Ireland), Anne Uukkivi (TTK University of Applied Sciences, Estonia)
Copyright © 2020. 347 pages.
Most technologies have been harnessed to enable educators to conduct their business remotely. However, the social context of technology as a mediating factor needs t...
Global Perspectives on Gameful and Playful Teaching and Learning
Matthew Farber (University of Northern Colorado, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 330 pages.
In the fast-changing field of education, the incorporation of game-based learning has been increasing in order to promote more successful learning instruction. Impro...
Preparing 21st Century Teachers for Teach Less, Learn More (TLLM) Pedagogies
Pradeep Kumar (Taylor's University, Malaysia), Michael James Keppell (Taylor's University, Malaysia), Chee Leong Lim (Taylor's University, Malaysia)
Copyright © 2020. 332 pages.
The current trend of learner centeredness in education has been challenging many of the current ways of working, especially in higher education institutions. This ra...
Handbook of Research on Integrating Computer Science and Computational Thinking in K-12 Education
Jared Keengwe (University of North Dakota, USA), Patrick Wachira (Cleveland State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 385 pages.
As technology continues to develop and prove its importance in modern society, certain professions are acclimating. Aspects such as computer science and computationa...
Personalization and Collaboration in Adaptive E-Learning
Mouenis Anouar Tadlaoui (Abdelmalek Essaâdi University, Morocco), Mohamed Khaldi (Abdelmalek Essaâdi University, Morocco)
Copyright © 2020. 348 pages.
As part of e-learning, adaptive systems are more specialized and focus on the adaptation of learning content and presentation of this content. An adaptive system foc...
Recent Developments in Technology-Enhanced and Computer-Assisted Language Learning
Bin Zou (Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China), Michael Thomas (University of Central Lancashire, UK)
Copyright © 2020. 454 pages.
The pace at which technology changes has created unique challenges in the integration of such technologies into language teaching and learning. Innovative pedagogies...
Analyzing Paradigms Used in Education and Educational Psychology
Victorița Trif (University of Bucharest, Romania)
Copyright © 2020. 363 pages.
In education, there is an aim to construct an authentic framework of educational paradigms in order to provide a sharing knowledge system as a result of re-examining...
Advancing Educational Research With Emerging Technology
Eugene Kennedy (Louisiana State University, USA), Yufeng Qian (Louisiana State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 315 pages.
Advances in technology and media have fundamentally changed the way people perceive research, how research studies are conducted, and the ways data are analyzed/how...
Open Educational Resources (OER) Pedagogy and Practices
Molly Y. Zhou (Dalton State College, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 256 pages.
Access to learning materials has been an issue within education that has had a profound impact on student outcomes and equality among students. New strategies for pr...
Mobile Learning Applications in Early Childhood Education
Stamatios Papadakis (University of Crete, Greece), Michail Kalogiannakis (University of Crete, Greece)
Copyright © 2020. 408 pages.
Mobile technologies combined with an interdisciplinary approach to knowledge and organization of learning experiences that are meaningful to children could create a...
Blockchain Technology Applications in Education
Ramesh Chander Sharma (Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University Delhi, India), Hakan Yildirim (Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey), Gulsun Kurubacak (Anadolu University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2020. 336 pages.
Blockchain relies on distributed databases that give an alterable and semipublic record of digital transactions. Blockchain in learning should address theoretical, p...
Handbook of Research on Creating Meaningful Experiences in Online Courses
Lydia Kyei-Blankson (Illinois State University, USA), Esther Ntuli (Idaho State University, USA), Joseph Blankson (Ohio Northern University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 355 pages.
While online courses are said to be beneficial and many reputable brick and mortar higher education institutions are now offering undergraduate and graduate programs...
Handbook of Research on Integrating Digital Technology With Literacy Pedagogies
Pamela M. Sullivan (James Madison University, USA), Jessica L. Lantz (James Madison University, USA), Brian A. Sullivan (James Madison University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 636 pages.
The allure and marketplace power of digital technologies continues to hold sway over the field of education with billions spent annually on technology in the United...
Beyond Language Learning Instruction: Transformative Supports for Emergent Bilinguals and Educators
Alina Slapac (University of Missouri, St. Louis, USA), Sarah A. Coppersmith (University of Missouri, St. Louis, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 422 pages.
Educators all over the world are being challenged to provide effective instruction for culturally and linguistically diverse learners and immigrant communities while...
Pedagogy for Conceptual Thinking and Meaning Equivalence: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Masha Etkind (Ryerson University, Canada), Uri Shafrir (University of Toronto, Canada)
Copyright © 2020. 154 pages.
Research in neuroscience and brain imaging show that exposure of learners to multi-semiotic problems enhance cognitive control of inter-hemispheric attentional proce...
Advanced Technologies and Standards for Interactive Educational Television: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Dionysios Politis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece), Petros Stagiopoulos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece), Veljko Aleksić (University of Kragujevac, Serbia)
Copyright © 2020. 231 pages.
Educational TV in the post-war years was a cornerstone for delivering high-quality knowledge over a geographically-dispersed and culturally-segregated public. As de...
Advanced Technology-Assisted Problem Solving in Engineering Education: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Manjit Singh Sidhu (Universiti Tenaga Nasional (COIT), Malaysia)
Copyright © 2020. 270 pages.
Visual multimedia applications integrate animation, sound, graphics, and video to create an engaging, interactive, and effective learning environment. Such software...
Recent Tools for Computer- and Mobile-Assisted Foreign Language Learning
Alberto Andujar (University of Almeria, Spain)
Copyright © 2020. 378 pages.
The use of technological tools to foster language development has led to advances in language methodologies and changed the approach towards language instruction. Th...
Next Generation Digital Tools and Applications for Teaching and Learning Enhancement
Mary T. Grassetti (Framingham State University, USA), Julie Zoino-Jeannetti (Framingham State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 266 pages.
Digital tools and applications are an intricate part of many classroom communities. In the field of education, there is a need to continually monitor the digital lan...
Handbook of Research on Fostering Student Engagement With Instructional Technology in Higher Education
Emtinan Alqurashi (Temple University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 567 pages.
Student engagement relies on the students and their willingness to participate in the learning process and can be enhanced through the application of various technol...
Handbook of Research on Digital Learning
Matthew Montebello (University of Malta, Malta)
Copyright © 2020. 394 pages.
Education has gone through numerous radical changes as the digital era has transformed the way we as humans communicate, inform ourselves, purchase goods, and perfor...
Emerging Techniques and Applications for Blended Learning in K-20 Classrooms
Lydia Kyei-Blankson (Illinois State University, USA), Esther Ntuli (Idaho State University, USA), Mohamed A. Nur-Awaleh (Illinois State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 325 pages.
Many learning options are possible in education, from traditional to blended/hybrid to fully online. Of the three delivery formats, the blended mode, which involves...
Profiling Target Learners for the Development of Effective Learning Strategies: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Shalin Hai-Jew (Kansas State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 183 pages.
Since the early days of formalized large-scale testing, there have been efforts to understand learners in order to provide better aligned learning opportunities and...
Examining Multiple Intelligences and Digital Technologies for Enhanced Learning Opportunities
Robert Z. Zheng (University of Utah, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 371 pages.
Multiple intelligences (MI) as a cognitive psychology theory has significantly influenced learning and teaching. Research has demonstrated a strong association betwe...
Postgraduate Research Engagement in Low Resource Settings
Dennis Zami Atibuni (University of Johannesburg, South Africa)
Copyright © 2020. 353 pages.
The general academic progression, and particularly research engagement, of postgraduate students is characterized by various problems such as high dropout rates, lon...
Cases on Models and Methods for STEAM Education
Judith Ann Bazler (Monmouth University, USA), Meta Lee Van Sickle (College of Charleston, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 379 pages.
STEAM education can be described in two ways. One model emphasizes the arts and is not as concerned about the accuracy of the STEM fields. In the second model, STEM...
Teaching, Learning, and Leading With Computer Simulations
Yufeng Qian (Louisiana State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 337 pages.
Computer simulation, a powerful technological tool and research-proven pedagogical technique, holds great potential to enhance and transform teaching and learning in...
Revolutionizing Education in the Age of AI and Machine Learning
Maki K. Habib (The American University in Cairo, Egypt)
Copyright © 2020. 264 pages.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) serves as a catalyst for transformation in the field of digital teaching and learning by introducing novel solutions to revolutionize al...
Form, Function, and Style in Instructional Design: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Shalin Hai-Jew (Kansas State University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 203 pages.
As technological influences and advancements change the format and availability of online learning, instructional design is forced to adapt and accommodate to these...
The Roles of Technology and Globalization in Educational Transformation
Blessing F. Adeoye (Walden University, USA), Gladys Arome (Marian University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 259 pages.
The emergence of the internet and developments in educational software have changed the way teachers teach and the way students learn. There has been a substantial i...
Utilizing Educational Data Mining Techniques for Improved Learning: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Chintan Bhatt (Charotar University of Science and Technology, India), Priti Srinivas Sajja (Sardar Patel University, India), Sidath Liyanage (University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka)
Copyright © 2020. 166 pages.
Modern education has increased its reach through ICT tools and techniques. To manage educational data with the help of modern artificial intelligence, data and web m...
Claiming Identity Through Redefined Teaching in Construction Programs
Sherif Mostafa (Griffith University, Australia), Payam Rahnamayiezekavat (Western Sydney University, Australia)
Copyright © 2020. 259 pages.
Without a rich learning source that presents state-of-the-art pedagogy covering the key areas of contemporary practice, the industrial field may fall out of line wit...
Global Perspectives on Teaching and Learning Paths in Islamic Education
Miftachul Huda (Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris Malaysia, Malaysia), Jimaain Safar (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia), Ahmad Kilani Mohamed (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia), Kamarul Azmi Jasmi (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia), Bushrah Basiron (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia)
Copyright © 2020. 341 pages.
The process of curriculum enhancement through various educational approaches aims to enhance quality assurance in the educational process itself. In Islamic educatio...
Social Justice and Putting Theory Into Practice in Schools and Communities
Susan Trostle Brand (University of Rhode Island, USA), Lori E. Ciccomascolo (University of Rhode Island, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 359 pages.
Educators in the K-12 and adult education milieu, including pre- and in-service educators, are expected to address, in and outside of the classroom, significant poli...
Handbook of Research on Diverse Teaching Strategies for the Technology-Rich Classroom
Lawrence A. Tomei (Robert Morris University, USA), David D. Carbonara (Duquesne University, USA)
Copyright © 2020. 426 pages.
Due to advancing technologies and an evolving professional world, various strategies for preparing and engaging students are necessary for sufficient professional de...
English Language Teaching in a Post-Method Paradigm
Paulette Joyce Feraria (The University of the West Indies, Jamaica)
Copyright © 2019. 426 pages.
For many decades, English language educators across the world have been locked in a paradigm of ESL/EFL/ESD methods that have circumvented the growth of any pedagogi...
Handbook of Research on Innovative Digital Practices to Engage Learners
Prince Hycy Bull (Gardner-Webb University, USA), Jared Keengwe (University of North Dakota, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 468 pages.
Digital integration is the driving force of teaching and learning at all levels of education. As more non-traditional students seek credentialing, certification, and...
Cases on Digital Learning and Teaching Transformations in Higher Education
Rebecca J. Blankenship (Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, USA), Charlotte Baker (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 266 pages.
Colleges and universities throughout the United States are reimagining teaching and learning processes to best match the personalized needs of the 21st century learn...
Emerging Technologies in Virtual Learning Environments
Kim Becnel (Appalachian State University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 348 pages.
The emergent phenomena of virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality is having an impact on ways people communicate with technology and with each other. S...
Handbook of Research on Assessment Practices and Pedagogical Models for Immigrant Students
Jared Keengwe (University of North Dakota, USA), Grace Onchwari (University of North Dakota, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 454 pages.
Standardized tests have been selected as a key assessment factor in expanding the academic achievement of the national student population. However, these tests posit...
Blended Online Learning and Instructional Design for TPACK: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Margaret L. Niess (Oregon State University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 213 pages.
The explosion of digital technologies in the 21st century provided access to multiple robust inquiry, communication, and collaboration applications. The enhanced cap...
Recent Advances in Applying Identity and Society Awareness to Virtual Learning
Andrew G. Stricker (The Air University, USA), Cynthia Calongne (Colorado Technical University, USA), Barbara Truman (University of Central Florida, USA), Fil J. Arenas (The Air University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 416 pages.
Online and virtual learning has developed into an essential aspect of learning technologies. A transdisciplinary perspective is needed to evaluate the interplay betw...
Evidence-Based Approaches to Becoming a Culturally Responsive Educator: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Anthony Broughton (Claflin University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 178 pages.
Culturally relevant approaches to teaching, such as using music that is culturally relevant to the children in a classroom, has fostered positive social and academic...
Cognitive Computing in Technology-Enhanced Learning
Miltiadis D. Lytras (Deree – The American College of Greece, Greece & Effat University, Saudi Arabia), Naif Aljohani (King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia), Linda Daniela (University of Latvia, Latvia), Anna Visvizi (Deree – The American College of Greece, Greece & Effat University, Saudi Arabia)
Copyright © 2019. 345 pages.
Various technologies and applications such as cognitive computing, artificial intelligence, and learning analytics have received increased attention in recent years....
Handbook of Research on Faculty Development for Digital Teaching and Learning
Alev Elçi (Aksaray University, Turkey), Linda L. Beith (Roger Williams University, USA), Atilla Elçi (Aksaray University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2019. 624 pages.
Faculty development is currently practiced in a variety of approaches by individuals, committees, and centers of excellence. More research is needed to draw better b...
Gender Issues in Technical and Vocational Education Programs
Shashi Bala (V.V. Giri National Labour Institute, India), Puja Singhal (Sashakt-A Centre of Empowerment, India)
Copyright © 2019. 318 pages.
As the economic growth and social development of a nation is reliant on its workforce, it is essential to increase the workforce’s employability through technical an...
Innovative Trends in Flipped Teaching and Adaptive Learning
María Luisa Sein-Echaluce (University of Zaragoza, Spain), Ángel Fidalgo-Blanco (Technical University of Madrid, Spain), Francisco José García-Peñalvo (University of Salamanca, Spain)
Copyright © 2019. 306 pages.
Understanding new educational innovations is essential for the improvement of the training and learning process. In order to effectively implement these new tools in...
Handbook of Research on Learning in the Age of Transhumanism
Serap Sisman-Ugur (Anadolu University, Turkey), Gulsun Kurubacak (Anadolu University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2019. 448 pages.
As a movement, transhumanism aims to upgrade the human body through science, constantly pushing back the limits of a person by using cutting-edge technologies to fix...
Handbook of Research on Engaging Immigrant Families and Promoting Academic Success for English Language Learners
Grace Onchwari (University of North Dakota, USA), Jared Keengwe (University of North Dakota, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 480 pages.
In the past few years, there has been an influx of immigrant children into the school system, many with a limited understanding of English. Successfully teaching the...
Care and Culturally Responsive Pedagogy in Online Settings
Lydia Kyei-Blankson (Illinois State University, USA), Joseph Blankson (Ohio Northern University, USA), Esther Ntuli (Idaho State University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 423 pages.
Due to the recent increase in digital education technologies, online education classes have been experiencing a popularity increase among students worldwide. As clas...
Ensuring Quality and Integrity in Online Learning Programs
Esther Smidt (West Chester University of Pennsylvania, USA), Rui Li (West Chester University of Pennsylvania, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 325 pages.
Within the past decade, many higher education institutions have begun to offer degree programs online, but there are a lack of resources for institutions to rely on...
Handbook of Research on Ecosystem-Based Theoretical Models of Learning and Communication
Elena A. Railean (Siberian Federal University, Russia & Moscow State Pedagogical University, Russia & Free International University of Moldova, Moldova)
Copyright © 2019. 401 pages.
ICT and globalization have completely redefined learning and communication. People virtually connect to, collaborate with, and learn from other individuals. Because...
Opening Up Education for Inclusivity Across Digital Economies and Societies
Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos (The University of Oviedo, Spain), Miltiadis D. Lytras (Effat University, Saudi Arabia), Xi Zhang (Tianjin University, China), Kwok Tai Chui (City University of Hong Kong, China)
Copyright © 2019. 352 pages.
The evolution of information technologies, mobile devices, and social media as well as the needs of students, workers, and academics have experienced rapid changes i...
An Invariant-Based Approach to Second Language Acquisition: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Elena Orlova (Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia)
Copyright © 2019. 164 pages.
The challenge to improve second language acquisition efficiency has always been at the heart of education because a good command of a language provides new opportuni...
Mobile Technologies in Educational Organizations
Alona Forkosh Baruch (Levinsky College of Education, Israel & Tel Aviv University, Israel), Hagit Meishar Tal (Holon Institute of Technology, Israel)
Copyright © 2019. 383 pages.
The use of mobile technology for learning in organizations and the workplace is spreading widely with the development of infrastructure and devices that allow ubiqui...
Comparative Perspectives on Inquiry-Based Science Education
Stuart Bevins (Sheffield Hallam University, UK), Louise Lehane (St. Angela's College, Ireland), Josephine Booth (Sheffield Hallam University, UK)
Copyright © 2019. 298 pages.
The core practice of professional scientists is inquiry, often referred to as research. If educators are to prepare students for a role in the professional scientifi...
Performance-Based Assessment in 21st Century Teacher Education
Kim K. Winter (Western Carolina University, USA), Holly H. Pinter (Western Carolina University, USA), Myra K. Watson (Western Carolina University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 295 pages.
Performance-based assessments can provide an adequate and more direct evaluation of teaching ability. As performance-based assessments become more prevalent in insti...
Modern Technologies for Teaching and Learning in Socio-Humanitarian Disciplines
Larisa Alexandrovna Darinskaia (Saint Petersburg State University, Russia), Gallina Ivanovna Molodtsova (Saint Petersburg State University, Russia)
Copyright © 2019. 292 pages.
Despite the modernization of the educational process both in colleges and universities, the main way of transferring information from teacher to learner remains thei...
Critical Literacy Initiatives for Civic Engagement
Angela M. Cartwright (Midwestern State University, USA), Emily K. Reeves (Midwestern State University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 242 pages.
Civics and citizenship focus on providing students with the disposition and tools to effectively engage with their government. Critical literacy is necessary for res...
Biometric Authentication in Online Learning Environments
A.V. Senthil Kumar (Hindusthan College of Arts and Science, India)
Copyright © 2019. 314 pages.
Student assessment in online learning is submitted remotely without any face-to-face interaction, and therefore, student authentication is widely seen as one of the...
Digital Games for Minority Student Engagement: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Rupanada Misra (Rutgers University, USA), Leo Eyombo (Howard University, USA), Floyd T. Phillips (‎New York Institute of Health and Behavior, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 120 pages.
Due to various challenges within the public-school system, such as underfunding, lack of resources, and difficulty retaining and recruiting teachers of color, minori...
Multimodal Narratives in Research and Teaching Practices
J. Bernardino Lopes (Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal), Maria Clara Viegas (Politécnico do Porto, Portugal), José Alexandre Pinto (Politécnico do Porto, Portugal)
Copyright © 2019. 418 pages.
While already validated by the scientific community, multimodal narratives have the potential for a broader application, especially for improved teaching practices f...
Intercultural Foreign Language Teaching and Learning in Higher Education Contexts
Piotr Romanowski (University of Warsaw, Poland), Ewa Bandura (Jagiellonian University, Poland)
Copyright © 2019. 323 pages.
While research into intercultural teaching has grown exponentially during the past two decades, the research has primarily resorted to the use of quantitative data c...
Responsible Entrepreneurship Education: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Giacomo Marzi (University of Lincoln, UK), Andrea Caputo (University of Lincoln, UK)
Copyright © 2019. 198 pages.
Entrepreneurship is always evolving, and while some view entrepreneurship as something one is born to do, entrepreneurs should continue their education to improve th...
Educational Technology and the New World of Persistent Learning
Liston W. Bailey (University of Phoenix, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 307 pages.
Technologies, such as artificial intelligence and augmented and mixed reality, continue to be implemented to support the process of teaching and learning. However, t...
European Perspectives on Learning Communities and Opportunities in the Maker Movement
Bradley S. Barker (University of Nebraska – Lincoln, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 222 pages.
While some manufacturing experts see the maker movement as a step back in education and production, the movement presents a learn-by-doing approach to emerging profe...
American Perspectives on Learning Communities and Opportunities in the Maker Movement
Bradley S. Barker (University of Nebraska – Lincoln, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 396 pages.
The maker movement culture emphasizes informal, peer-led, and shared learning, while driving innovation. Even though some experts view the maker movement as a move b...
Integral Theory and Transdisciplinary Action Research in Education
Veronika Bohac Clarke (University of Calgary, Canada)
Copyright © 2019. 458 pages.
With its growing recognition in education, the importance of Integral Theory is slowly entering mainstream academia through interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary r...
Cases on Smart Learning Environments
Abtar Darshan Singh (Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, UAE), Shriram Raghunathan (VIT Bhopal University, India), Edward Robeck (American Geosciences Institute, USA), Bibhya Sharma (University of the South Pacific, Fiji)
Copyright © 2019. 421 pages.
At a time when ICTs are proliferating various facets of society and human interactivity, optimizing the use of these tools and technologies not only enhances learnin...
Handbook of Research on Assessment Literacy and Teacher-Made Testing in the Language Classroom
Eddy White (University of Arizona, USA), Thomas Delaney (University of Oregon, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 410 pages.
The evaluation of student performance and knowledge is a critical element of an educator’s job as well as an essential step in the learning process for students. The...
Interdisciplinary and International Perspectives on 3D Printing in Education
Ieda M. Santos (Emirates College for Advanced Education, UAE), Nagla Ali (Emirates College for Advanced Education, UAE), Shaljan Areepattamannil (Emirates College for Advanced Education, UAE)
Copyright © 2019. 346 pages.
Although 3D printing technologies are still a rarity in many classrooms and other educational settings, their far-reaching applications across a wide range of subjec...
Bayesian Networks for Managing Learner Models in Adaptive Hypermedia Systems: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Mouenis Anouar Tadlaoui (Abdelmalek Essaadi University, Morocco), Mohamed Khaldi (Abdelmalek Essaadi University, Morocco), Rommel Novaes Carvalho (University of Brasília, Brazil)
Copyright © 2019. 199 pages.
Teachers use e-learning systems to develop course notes and web-based activities to communicate with learners on one side and monitor and classify their progress on...
Handbook of Research on TPACK in the Digital Age
Margaret L. Niess (Oregon State University, USA), Henry Gillow-Wiles (Southern Oregon University, USA), Charoula Angeli (University of Cyprus, Cyprus)
Copyright © 2019. 490 pages.
This title is an IGI Global Core Reference for 2019 as it was co-edited by a leading education scholar, this title provides the latest research on the enhancement of...
Educational and Social Dimensions of Digital Transformation in Organizations
Paula Peres (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal), Fernando Moreira (Universidade Portucalense, Portugal & Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal), Anabela Mesquita (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)
Copyright © 2019. 372 pages.
In order to remain competitive, organizations must adapt to transforming environments at a rapid pace. As such, managers and employees need to constantly update thei...
Handbook of Research on Curriculum Reform Initiatives in English Education
Christopher Denman (Sultan Qaboos University, Oman), Rahma Al-Mahrooqi (Sultan Qaboos University, Oman)
Copyright © 2019. 372 pages.
Different regions of the world are making increasing demands for educational reform, especially when institutions are dissatisfied with the level of proficiency of t...
Global Perspectives on Work-Based Learning Initiatives
Jon Talbot (University of Chester, UK)
Copyright © 2019. 344 pages.
The purpose of education has been debated in recent years, especially surrounding its curriculum and structure. In order to fully understand this discussion, the rel...
Methods for Analyzing and Leveraging Online Learning Data
Shalin Hai-Jew (Kansas State University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 436 pages.
While online learning continues to be a rapidly expanding field of research, analyzing data allows educational institutions to fine tune their curriculum and teachin...
Technology-Supported Teaching and Research Methods for Educators
Lazarus Ndiku Makewa (Lukenya University, Kenya), Baraka Manjale Ngussa (University of Arusha, Tanzania), Joshua Michael Kuboja (University of Arusha, Tanzania)
Copyright © 2019. 348 pages.
Technology can be a powerful tool for transforming learning. It can help affirm and advance relationships between educators and students, reinvent approaches to lear...
Ubiquitous Inclusive Learning in a Digital Era
Ebba Ossiannilsson (Swedish Association of Distance Education (SADE), Sweden & International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE), Norway)
Copyright © 2019. 300 pages.
In open education, equality, accessibility, inclusiveness, and lifelong learning are key concerns. To meet, adapt to, and anticipate global goals and needs, as well...
Advanced Methodologies and Technologies in Modern Education Delivery
Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A. (Information Resources Management Association, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 959 pages.
Recent innovations and new technologies in education have altered the way teachers approach instruction and learning and can provide countless advantages. The pedago...
Educational Research in the Age of Anthropocene
Vicente Reyes (University of Queensland, Australia), Jennifer Charteris (University of New England, Australia), Adele Nye (University of New England, Australia), Sofia Mavropoulou (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)
Copyright © 2019. 352 pages.
The current geological age has had a profound effect on the relationship between society and nature, and it raises new issues for researchers. It is important for ed...
Creating Caring and Supportive Educational Environments for Meaningful Learning
Kisha Daniels (Duke University, USA), Katrina Billingsley (South University – High Point, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 295 pages.
This title is an IGI Global Core Reference for 2019 as it is edited by leading education scholars from Duke University and contributed by over 22 leading education s...
Business Community Engagement for Educational Initiatives
Mikhail Epshtein (College of Staten Island (CUNY), USA)
Copyright © 2019. 325 pages.
A recently created trend within the past few years is the active involvement of the business community in the development and implementation of various educational p...
Handbook of Research on Immersive Digital Games in Educational Environments
Aliane Loureiro Krassmann (Federal Institute of Education Science and Technology Farroupilha, Brazil), Érico Marcelo Hoff do Amaral (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil), Felipe Becker Nunes (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil), Gleizer Bierhalz Voss (Federal Institute of Education Science and Technology Farroupilha, Brazil), Manuel Constantino Zunguze (Pedagogical University, Mozambique)
Copyright © 2019. 695 pages.
Education is increasingly being involved with technological resources in order to meet the needs of emerging generations, consequently changing the way people teach...
Implicit Pedagogy for Optimized Learning in Contemporary Education
Jurka Lepičnik Vodopivec (University of Primorska, Slovenia), Lucija Jančec (Dormitory "Podmurvice" Rijeka, Croatia), Tina Štemberger (University of Primorska, Slovenia)
Copyright © 2019. 335 pages.
In addition to the content prescribed by the official curriculum of any given educational establishment, students learn other information and skills outside of the i...
Technology-Assisted ESL Acquisition and Development for Nontraditional Learners
Seda Khadimally (University of Phoenix, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 304 pages.
Creating technology-integrated learning environments for adolescent and adult language learners remains a challenge to educators in the field. Thoroughly examining a...
Advanced Online Education and Training Technologies
Maki Habib (The American University in Cairo, Egypt)
Copyright © 2019. 310 pages.
Technology plays a vital role in bridging the digital divide and enhancing student learning both in and outside of the classroom. This is possible thanks to the succ...
Diverse Learning Opportunities Through Technology-Based Curriculum Design
Demetrick Williams (Rowan University, USA), N. Nsombi Harkness (The Independence Center CNA School, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 296 pages.
The infusion of technology into curriculum influences the methods and techniques used to educate the student population. By integrating effective technology in educa...
Open and Social Learning in Impact Communities and Smart Territories
Lídia Oliveira (University of Aveiro, Portugal), Ana Luísa Rego Melro (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2019. 274 pages.
Impact communities are the places where individuals gather to contribute to the transformation of their territories by disseminating knowledge. As such, it is vital...
Outcome-Based Strategies for Adult Learning
Janice E. Jones (Cardinal Stritch University, USA), Mette L. Baran (Cardinal Stritch University, USA), Preston B. Cosgrove (Cardinal Stritch University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 305 pages.
The definition of education and learning has been changing in recent years, as the field experienced, and is still experiencing, many changes. One of those changes i...
English as a Foreign Language Teachers' TPACK: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Mehrak Rahimi (Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University, Iran), Shakiba Pourshahbaz (Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University, Iran)
Copyright © 2019. 192 pages.
Undoubtedly, teachers of this century should empower themselves both pedagogically and technologically to be able to teach more efficiently and enable efficient lear...
Handmade Teaching Materials for Students With Disabilities
Shigeru Ikuta (Otsuma Women's University, Japan)
Copyright © 2019. 396 pages.
This title is an IGI Global Core Reference for 2019 as it is one of the best-selling reference books of 2018 within the Education subject area, providing real-world...
Globalized Curriculum Methods for Modern Mathematics Education
Adedeji Tella (University of Ibadan, Nigeria)
Copyright © 2019. 205 pages.
The field of education is in constant flux as new theories and practices emerge to engage students and improve the learning experience. Globalization has created new...
Mission-Driven Approaches in Modern Business Education
Brent Smith (Saint Joseph's University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 400 pages.
In a globalized world, it is essential for business courses to adapt to the current economic climate by integrating cross-cultural and transnational approaches while...
Multicultural Andragogy for Transformative Learning
David P Peltz (University of Phoenix, USA), Anthony C Clemons (Columbia University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 319 pages.
As individuals progress through each stage of life, they continue to learn and grow intellectually. However, what may be a conducive learning environment for a child...
Metasystems Learning Design of Open Textbooks: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Elena Railean (Russian Institute for Advanced Studies at Moscow Pedagogical State University, Russia)
Copyright © 2019. 216 pages.
Universal access to high-quality education plays an important role in the building of peace, sustainable social and economic development, and intercultural dialogue....
Handbook of Research on Virtual Training and Mentoring of Online Instructors
Jared Keengwe (University of North Dakota, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 511 pages.
To meet the dynamic academic demands of twenty-first century digital learners, many institutions of higher learning are offering more online classes than ever before...
Emerging Trends in Cyber Ethics and Education
Ashley Blackburn (University of Houston – Downtown, USA), Irene Linlin Chen (University of Houston – Downtown, USA), Rebecca Pfeffer (University of Houston – Downtown, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 307 pages.
Cyber environments have become a fundamental part of educational institutions, causing a need for understanding the impact and general principles of ethical computer...
Coaching for Student Retention and Success at the Postsecondary Level: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Ruth Claire Black (Imperial College London, UK)
Copyright © 2019. 211 pages.
Online degree programs have long faced the issue of retention and engagement from their students. Proper support and guidance for students can encourage continuation...
Emerging Trends, Techniques, and Tools for Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) Management
Ricardo Queirós (Polytechnic Institute of Porto, Portugal)
Copyright © 2018. 348 pages.
In the digital age, online courses have progressed as popular modes of learning that provide interactive and collaborative learning in educational settings. The open...
Handbook of Research on Student-Centered Strategies in Online Adult Learning Environments
Carlton J. Fitzgerald (New England College, USA), Simona Laurian-Fitzgerald (University of Oradea, Romania), Carmen Popa (University of Oradea, Romania)
Copyright © 2018. 554 pages.
As traditional classroom settings are transitioning to online environments, teachers now face the challenge of using this medium to promote effective learning strate...