Journal article

Researching IT in education

MJ Cox, DS Niederhauser, N Castillo, AB McDougall, T Sakamoto, S Roesvik

JOURNAL OF COMPUTER ASSISTED LEARNING | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2013

Abstract

Many regions around the world are experiencing a gradual paradigm shift away from information technology (IT) use that complements traditional teaching and towards embedded IT use in E-learning that is ubiquitous and pervasive. This has been conceptualized in this article using a framework depicting the affects of these shifts on learning environments that may change schooling and impact society. These trends provide new challenges for educational researchers at national and international levels, requiring attention to the interrelationships among the various components in an educational system. New evidence, which builds on earlier claims of an increasing digital divide between developing a..

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