Supporting Research and Best Practices

The council has established a listing of research relating to best practices in all aspects of digital learning.  The list is designed to change as new knowledge is obtained and as technology in education evolves.



Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century documentary http://video.pbs.org/video/1797357384/

Quest school and gaming or gamification pedagogy:
http://professorjoosten.blogspot.com/2011/08/gaming-and-gamification.html

Mobile apps for education including sonicpics in K12:
http://professorjoosten.blogspot.com/2011/08/mobile-apps-for-learning.html

Horizon Report PK-12
http://www.nmc.org/publications/2011-horizon-report-PK-12
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ei4HesXJxyI

Global Kids
http://globalkids.org/

Suffern Middle School in Virtual Worlds
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kra_z9vMnHo (Peggy's)
http://ramapoislands.edublogs.org/

Peggy Sheehy and Atlantis Rising Campus
http://metaversedltd.com/

Qualcomm Case Studies, incl Project K-Nect, and more
http://www.qualcomm.com/citizenship/wireless-reach/projects/education#united-states

UCF Blendkit (NGLC Award for teacher training)
http://blended.online.ucf.edu/blendkit-course/

OER resources (trying to track down PK-12 specific)
http://professorjoosten.blogspot.com/2011/08/open-education-resources-from-david.html

Connections to New Media Literacies identified through Henry Jenkins’ research “Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture:Media Education for the 21st Century” (Jenkins et al., 2006) http://www.newmedialiteracies.org/the-literacies.php