Multiple Literacy and Science Education: ICTs in Formal and Informal Learning Environments, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615206914
  • ISBN-13: 9781615206919
  • DDC: 507.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 301 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Preface.
Acknowledgment.
1: A Conversation between Colleagues: Defining Multiple Literacy in Science Education.
2: Empowering Students to be Scientifically Literate through Digital Literacy.
3: Achieving Multiple Literacy in Science Education: A Classroom Teacher's Perspective.
4: Using Multimedia Learning Aids from the Internet for Teaching Chemistry: Not as Easy as it Seems?.
5: Three Primary Science Podcasts: Illustrating the Contextual and Staging Dimensions of Language in Podcasts.
6: Diffusion of ICT Innovation in Science Education.
7: The Role of ICTs in Primary Science Education in Developing a Community of Learners to Enhance Scientific Literacy.
8: Multiple Literacies and Environmental Science Education: Information Communication Technologies in Formal and Informal Learning Environments.
9: Enhancing ICT Application in Science and Mathematics Education: The Malaysian Smart School Experience.
10: AVU's Experience in Increasing Access to Quality Higher Education through e-Learning in Sub-Saharan Africa.
11: Multiple Literacies in the ICT Age: Implications for Teachers and Teacher Educators, an Australian Perspective.
12: Online Assessment: Informing Practice in Tertiary Science Education.
13: Enhancing Scientific Literacy through the Industry Site Visit.
14: The Networked Pupil and the Vanishing Paper Trail: A Re-Culturing of the Learning Process in the 21st Century.
15: Learning, Old Age and Email.
16: Virtual Worlds for Science Learning.
17: Representational Inquiry Competences in Science Games.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.
Index.