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Opportunities and challenges related to ICT and ICT-AT use by people with disabilities: An explorative study into factors that impact on the digital divide
BACKGROUND: This paper presents part of the work undertaken by the European Network for Technology Enhanced Learning in an Inclusive Society (ENTELIS) to respond to the need for bridging the digital divide. It is based on ...
Engineering attractiveness in the european educational environment: Can distance education approaches make a difference?
The recent phenomenon of worldwide declining enrolments in engineering-related degrees has led to the gradual decrease in the number of engineering graduates. This decrease occurs at a time of increasing demand in the ...
Mobile technologies in the service of students’ learning of mathematics: the example of game application A.L.E.X. in the context of a primary school in Cyprus
This article reports on the main experiences gained from a 2-year study which incorporated A.L.E.X., an educational puzzle game available on iPad or Android tablet devices, within the primary school mathematics curriculum. ...
Pre-Service Teacher Training on Game-Enhanced Mathematics Teaching and Learning
The paper reports the main insights from a study aimed at equipping a group of pre-service teachers with the knowledge, skills, and practical experience required to effectively integrate educational games within the ...
Developing students’ reasoning about samples and sampling in the context of informal inferences
The expanding use of data in modern society for prediction and decision-making makes it a priority for mathematics instruction to help students build sound foundations of inferential reasoning at a young age. This study ...
Differentiation of teaching and learning mathematics: An action research study in tertiary education
Diversity and differentiation within our classrooms, at all levels of education, is nowadays a fact. It has been one of the biggest challenges for educators to respond to the needs of all students in such a mixed-ability ...
Distance training of mathematics teachers: The earlystatistics experience
The affordances offered by modern Internet technologies provide new opportunities for the pre-service and in-service training of mathematics teachers, making it possible to overcome the restrictions of shrinking resources ...
CERME7 Working Group 5: Stochastic thinking