Task profiling : A task-Based approach to measuring the integration of ICT in the classroom
Lloyd, Margaret & Masters, Jennifer (2006) Task profiling : A task-Based approach to measuring the integration of ICT in the classroom. In Holland, M (Ed.) It's up here for thinking : proceedings of the 2006 Australian Computers in Education Conference, ACEC, Australia, Queensland, Cairns, pp. 1-8.
The measurement of ICT (information and communication technology) integration is emerging as an area of research interest with such systems as Education Queensland including it in their recently released list of research priorities. Studies to trial differing integration measurement instruments have taken place within Australia in the last few years, particularly Western Australia (Trinidad, Clarkson, & Newhouse, 2004; Trinidad, Newhouse & Clarkson, 2005), Tasmania (Fitzallen 2005) and Queensland (Finger, Proctor, & Watson, 2005). This paper will add to these investigations by describing an alternate and original methodological approach which was trialled in a small-scale pilot study conducted jointly by Queensland Catholic Education Commission (QCEC) and the Centre of Learning Innovation, Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in late 2005. The methodology described is based on tasks which, through a process of profiling, can be seen to be artefacts which embody the internal and external factors enabling and constraining ICT integration.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|ISBN:||0977 564 207|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators (130313)|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Office of Education Research|
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2006 Please consult authors|
|Deposited On:||18 Jun 2009 00:12|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 23:23|
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