Neil Selwyn is one of the editors of the newly published 'BERA/SAGE Handbook of Educational Research'. This is a two volume/41 chapter collection of new writing on methods and methodology - commissioned by the British Educational Research Association.
Neil Selwyn's new book 'Is Technology Good For Education' has been published by Polity Press. The book casts a critical eye over some of the recent developments in digital education - including personalised learning, data and analytics, and the rise of ed-tech in Silicon Valley.
Neil Selwyn is one of the featured authors in a new collection of collaborations between Turkish academics and international researchers working in the area of digital childhood. The book - Di̇ji̇tal yaşamda çocuk (Children's Digital Lives) - features a range of authors, including Sonia Livingstone, Marc Prensky, Amanda Third and Stephen Balkam.
Mike Phillips, Matt Koehler and Josh Rosenberg have a new book chapter in the Research Highlights in Technology and Teacher Education 2016 published by the Association for the Advancement of Computing Education (AACE).
Building on their previous work presented at the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE), Mike, Matt and Josh have extended their exploration of contextual factors shaping teachers technological, pedagogical and content knowledge (TPACK).
LNM members have a new chapter in 'Digital Sociologies' - a benchmark publication in the establishment of this new sub-field of sociology, featuring contributions from Saskia Sassen, Karen Gregory, Deborah Lupton, Tressie McMillan Cottom and Jesse Daniels.
Young children are increasingly participating in online activity, especially through the agency of touchscreen and mobile technologies. While this creates exciting learning opportunities it also raises several issues including cyber-safety and digital literacies. Understanding young children’s thinking about the internet is a necessary first step.
Selena Nemorin and Neil Selwyn have a new article in Research Papers In Education. The paper is titled "Making the best of it? Exploring the realities of 3D printing in school" and comes from LNM's ARC-funded 'discovery' project on schools and technology.
Without an understanding of children’s thinking about the Internet, it is difficult to provide age- and pedagogically appropriate cyber-safety education. This study developed and pilot-tested an interview schedule that focuses on the Internet thinking and cyber-safety awareness of Australian children aged 4–5 years.
The final report from LNM's recent research on 'proxy' internet use has just been released. The project was conducted for ACCAN over 2015 and 2016. The project explored the ways in which people help others to make use of the internet - often involving themselves in important and/or ‘risky’ online activities – e.g. banking, personal finances and purchasing goods.
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