Interactive Technology and Smart Education: Volume 10 Issue 1


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Using a mobile application to support children's writing motivation

Sari Kanala, Tuula Nousiainen, Marja Kankaanranta

The purpose of this paper is to explore the use of the prototype of a mobile application for the enhancement of children's motivation for writing. The results are explored from…


Social network analysis of students' participation and presence in a community of educational blogging

Athanassios Jimoyiannis, Panagiotis Tsiotakis, Dimitrios Roussinos

The purpose of this paper is to report on an investigation of university students' participation and learning presence in a blogging activity, designed to support collaborative…


Designing empathy: the role of a “control room” in an e‐learning environment

Annie Gentès, Marie Cambone

The purpose of this paper is to focus on the challenge of designing an interface for a virtual class, where being represented together contributes to the learning process. It…

Creating a collaborative learning community in the CIS Sandbox

Mark Frydenberg

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the impact of transforming a traditional university computer lab to create a collaborative learning community known as the CIS Sandbox…

Distance students' readiness for and interest in collaboration and social media

Bruno Poellhuber, Terry Anderson, Nicole Racette, Lorne Upton

The purpose of this paper is to describe how researchers from four large Canadian distance education or dual mode institutions conducted a survey aiming to describe the use of and…

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