Tag Archives: Research

Newcastle Early Years Conference

Yesterday I spent a lovely day at the Newcastle Early Years Conference. I had been asked to present a couple of workshops on Using Educational Technologies to Support Teaching and Learning. I used my research as a starting point for identifying activities, … Continue reading

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Research Ethics

My research project has had ethical approval from Durham University. At the first action research group we discussed ethics and I shared a useful guide from Durham University. The group discussed the ethical principles and guidelines on page 8-1. The … Continue reading

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Action Research Aims

This blog post is a summary of the first meeting of the Action Research Group this was an opportunity for the participants to get to know each other and to discuss the project. The participants come from a range of … Continue reading

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Action Research

As part of my research into the use of educational technologies in the early years I have visited a small number of settings to interview practitioners about their beliefs about teaching and learning, and their attitudes towards technology. I am … Continue reading

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Educational Technologies in Early Years Settings – A Survey

How are early years settings using educational technologies? What are the advantages and disadvantages of using technology with young children? How does the use of educational technologies fit with practitioners’ beliefs about teaching and learning? Over recent years there has … Continue reading

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