TIPS Research: My Thoughts on Using Touch Technologies

Online Questionnaire - TIPS2012 Research. Dr. Jenny Lane ECU

The purpose of this questionnaire is to find out about the prior knowledge, beliefs and current understandings you hold about learning with new technology. Your answers are very important because the information will be used to help the researcher develop professional development materials.

By choosing to complete this questionnaire you are indicating that you have read the information letter (or blog post) about this research and agree to participate in this anonymous questionnaire.

To thank you for answering this survey, we are offering you the opportunity to enter our draw for a $50 iTunes gift voucher. One winner will be selected, and the prize will be drawn on Saturday, June 16, 2012. The winner will be notified by email.

Thank you for taking the time to help with this important research.

Regards,

Dr Jenny Lane
Edith Cowan University
Western Australia


INSTRUCTIONS

This information is completely confidential. Please do not record your name.

It will take about 10 minutes to complete.

For each question, indicate your answer by selecting the appropriate box / button. Select one box / button only. Thank you.

    For each of the following questions tick the applicable box/boxes.

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    The following questions are about your prior knowledge, beliefs and needs in the area of learning theory.

    To what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Please tick one box for each statement.

    Past Learning Experiences

    1) My school teachers used technology (ICT) effectively when I was at school.
    2) I was made aware of how to use technology for learning when I was at school.
    3) Technology (ICT) computers, internet enabled mobile devices), were not used for teaching and learning for when I was at school.
    4) At school I was given a range of strategies to help me use technology (ICT) to learn more effectively.
    5) During my teacher training I received sufficient training on how to use technology (ICT) for teaching and learning.
    6) During my teacher training I received sufficient information on current research on technology use in classrooms and the impact on learning.
    7) I see other teachers using iPad technology in the classroom.
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    Current understandings about using technology for teaching and learning.

    8) I am very confident in using iPad technology.
    9) I am new at using iPad technology.
    10) I like using iPad technology
    11) I feel confident that I can integrate iPad technology to meet the needs of learners in my class.
    12) I am well informed about how to use iPad technology in schools.
    13) I can use iPad touch technology effective in my own life.
    14) Teachers can use iPad applications to engage students in the classroom.
    15) I think there is value in using iPads in the classroom.
    16) I would like to learn more about using iPad technology in education.
    17) I consider the integration of ICT when planning assessment tasks.
    18) The way I was taught at School and University influences how I teach using technology.
    19) My own use of technology influences the way I use technology when I teach.
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    Professional Development

    20) I would like to be able to integrate iPad technology effectively in my teaching.
    21) I would be interested in strategies based on research to help me integrate iPad technology in my teaching.
    22) I would like to receive more information on how to use iPad technology in my classes.
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    Social Media for Professional Development

    23) I like to use blogs for professional learning
    24) I like to use Twitter for professional learning
    25) I like to use other online sources for professional learning
    26) I use online forums to connect with other educators and professionals
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    Your Thoughts

    Can you please share your responses to the following questions. This will help us to improve the quality and delivery of this project, and will contribute to the professional learning network.
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    Optional: Enter the draw to WIN an iTunes gift voucher!

    If you would like to enter our iTunes gift voucher prize draw, please complete our 'Prize Draw Entry Form' available at http://bit.ly/TIPSiTunesDraw . The draw will take place on Saturday, June 16, 2012, and one lucky winner will receive a $50 iTunes voucher. The recipient will be contacted by email. (Please add TipsProject2012@gmail.com to your address book!)

    Thankyou for completing the questionnaire. Your contribution will help in this research.

    We hope you continue to use the TIPS 2012 blog to support your professional/ personal learning. Online Questionnaire TIPS 2012 Research - Phase 1. Dr. J. Lane ECU