Handbook of Research on Innovative Digital Practices to Engage Learners

Handbook of Research on Innovative Digital Practices to Engage Learners

Prince Hycy Bull (Gardner-Webb University, USA) and Jared Keengwe (University of North Dakota, USA)
Release Date: June, 2019|Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 468
ISBN13: 9781522594383|ISBN10: 1522594388|EISBN13: 9781522594390|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-9438-3

Description

Digital integration is the driving force of teaching and learning at all levels of education. As more non-traditional students seek credentialing, certification, and degrees, institutions continue to push the boundaries of innovative practices to meet the needs of diverse students. Programs and faculty have moved from merely using technology and learning management systems to unique and innovative ways to engage learners.

The Handbook of Research on Innovative Digital Practices to Engage Learners is an essential scholarly publication that offers theoretical frameworks, delivery models, current guidelines, and digital design techniques for integrating technological advancements in education contexts to enforce student engagement and positive student outcomes. Featuring a wide range of topics such as gamification, wearable technologies, and distance education, this book is ideal for teachers, curriculum developers, instructional designers, principals, deans, administrators, researchers, academicians, education professionals, and students.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Assessment
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Distance Education
  • Gamification
  • Geospatial Education
  • Graduation Education
  • Learning Technologies
  • Mobile Learning
  • Simulation
  • TPACK
  • Wearable Technologies

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Jared Sagini Keengwe is a Professor at the University of North Dakota (UND) and currently serves as the coordinator of the Elementary Education program. He is the editor-in-chief of two IGI Global Book Series: Advances in Higher Education and Professional Development (AHEPD) and Advances in Early Childhood and K-12 Education (AECKE). Prof. Keengwe has published several books and over 100 publications in journals and conference proceedings. His research interests focus on digital technology integration and learner-centered pedagogy in teacher education. His work was honored with the UND Foundation/McDermott Faculty Award for Excellence in Academic Advising. He was a recipient of the North Dakota Spirit Faculty Achievement Award in recognition of significant contributions in teaching, research, and service. At the national level, Prof. Keengwe was one of the 10 recipients selected to receive the 2010 American Educational Research Association (AERA) Teacher Education Travel Award. More recently, Prof. Keengwe was a recipient of the 2017 Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship.