Educational Technology Resources



Foundations of Educational Technology


Epistemology
Theoretical Schools
  • Major Schools of Thought: Behaviorism, Cognitivism, Motivation, Constructivism:
    Check The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy:
    http://www.iep.utm.edu/

    The Encyclopaedia of Informal Education (INFED): Learning Theory

    http://www.infed.org/biblio/b-learn.htm
  • Student-Centered Learning Environments
    Learning Theories and Instructional Strategies - University of Georgia
    http://projects.coe.uga.edu/ITFoundations/index.php?title=Learning_Theories_and_Instructional_Strategies
  • Discovery Learning  Jerome Bruner:Constructivism & Discovery Learning  http://www.lifecircles-inc.com/Learningtheories/constructivism/bruner.html
  • Instructional Models
    Conole, G., Dyke, M., Oliver, M., & Seale, J. (2004, August). Mapping pedagogy and tools for effective learning design. Computers & Education, 43(1/2), 17. Retrieved January 26, 2009, doi:10.1016/j.compedu.2003.12.018
  • Andragogy vs. Pedagogy
    Robert Barton Blog
    http://robmba.blogspot.com/2007/09/pedagogy-vs-andragogy.html

    Marcia Connor, Ageless Learner Website
    http://agelesslearner.com/intros/andragogy.html
  • Social Learning Theory and Web-Based Learning Environments
    Hill, Janette R.
    (04/2009). "Social Learning Theory and Web-Based Learning Environments: A Review of Research and Discussion of Implications.". The American journal of distance education (0892-3647), 23 (2), p. 88.
  • Situating Constructionism.  Papert, Seymour
    http://www.papert.org/articles/SituatingConstructionism.html
  • Situating the Zone of Proximal Development
    George E. Marsh II, Ed.D.
    John J. Ketterer, Ed.D.
    http://www.westga.edu/~distance/ojdla/summer82/marsh82.htm 
  • The Legacy of Robert Gagne. An online version of the book by Rita Richey. Includes original articles by Gagne. http://www.ibstpi.org/Products/Legacy-Gagne.htm 
  • Works by Seymour Papert, Phd. Links to some of the online writings of Seymour Papert. Includes many short articles about constructionism and children learning. There are a few broken links.  http://www.papert.org/works.html

  • Howard Gardner's Multiple Intelligences
Gardner, Howard E. (2003). "Multiple Intelligences After Twenty Years." www.pz.harvard.edu/PIs/HG_MI_after_20_years.pdf
Guignon, Anne. (1998). "Multiple Intelligences: A Theory for Everyone."
http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr054.shtml
Peariso, James F. (2008). "Multiple Intelligences or Multiply Misleading:
The Critic’s View of the Multiple Intelligences Theory." http://www.eric.ed.gov/ERICWebPortal/custom/portlets/recordDetails/detailmini.jsp?_nfpb=true&_&ERICExtSearch_SearchValue_0=ED500515&ERICExtSearch_SearchType_0=no&accno=ED500515
Christodoulou, J. (2009, February). "APPLYING Multiple Intelligences."  School Administrator, 66(2), 22-26.  http://web.ebscohost.com.libproxy.boisestate.edu/ehost/detail?vid=2&hid=107&sid=0a0effa1-ab3b-4c0c-8d2d-75e7fbfbe4fd%40sessionmgr109&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ%3d%3d#db=tfh&AN=36326108
  • An Online Social Constructivist Tool: A Secondary School Experience in the Developing World                                                                                                       A link to a journal about the success of online learning with the view of a social constructivist. http://www.eric.ed.gov/ERICDocs/data/ericdocs2sql/content_storage_01/0000019b/80/3e/58/77.pdf




Lesson plan examples
Introduction Videos on Learning Theorists
Applied Practice

Safety On The Internet
  • Kids Health & Safety
             CyberSmart: Internet Safety Curriculum
             http://cybersmartcurriculum.org/
          
             Safekids: Internet Safety & Civility
             http://www.safekids.com/http://www.safekids.com/ 
 
Internet Safety
http://kidshealth.org/parent/positive/family/net_safety.html

Internet Safety for Teens
http://www.safeteens.com/

WiredSafety: Internet Safety, Help, & Education Resource
http://www.wiredsafety.org/

US Department of Education Office of Educational Technology, Internet Safety
http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/os/technology/safety.html

Comments