Professor of Science and Technology Education

(See my biography page for more information).


Publications:
Teaching in the Age of Technology: Tensions and Possibilites

Acadia University undertook a three year curriculum-wide initiative to embed the use of technology in the Bachelor of Education programme. This paper focuses on the tensions and possibities that evolved.

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$US10.00

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Supporting Institutional Change: The Case of a Laptop University Initiative

This session will describe the challenges encountered in promoting institutional change as a university embarked on a decade-long initiative to integrate computer technology across the curriculum.

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$US10.00

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$US5.00
Concept Mapping as Means to Stimulate Thematic Analysis in Higher Education: A Study of Greek Gods

In an action research framework, a study was conducted of the integration of concept mapping into a higher education course entitled “Gods in Classical Myth”.

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Mapping Conceptual Change: A Unique Approach for Measuring the Impact of Virtual Learning

Research project in higher education in which electronic concept mapping will be used to evaluate the impact of a virtual learning environment on student's conceptual understanding.

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$US10.00

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Sustaining Technological Innovation: Is it too Calm after the Storm?

This presentation will provide an analysis of the current context of a ten year campus-wide initiative to integrate laptop technology.

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Preparing Preservice Teachers to Integrate Technology: A Longitudinal Study

This study reports the long term impact of a teacher education program that was purposefully designed to help preservice teachers to integrate technology into public school classrooms.

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Technology Integration in Developing Countries: A Case Study of Higher Education in Jamaica

This paper addresses the unique challenges faced by developing countries in integrating technology into teaching in higher education.

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$US10.00

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$US5.00