ICT in Schools - Readings


Online Books
  Teaching in a Digital Age (Tony Bates)

Online Articles
  Can Students Have Too Much Tech? (Susan Pinker - NY Times)
  The Computer Delusion (Todd Oppenhimer - The Atlantic)
  Gamification - Gaming in Education (Elliott Bristow - Edublogger)
  Ireland's Broadband Blackspots (Ronan McGreevy - Irish Times)
  Lack of Evidence-based Practice (Larry Cuban)
  Meet the Classroom Of the Future (William Huntsberry - NPR)
  You are Asking the Wrong Questions about Ed Tech (Jordan Shapiro - Forbes)

Technology Integration Models
  SAMR and TPACK Models
  Technology Integration Matrix (Florida CIT)

Research Resources
  CERI - ICT in Initial Teacher Training (OECD)
  International Portal of Teacher Education
  The Motivational Effect of ICT on Pupils (Passey, Rogers, Meskil and McHugh)
  What the Research says about ICT supporting SEN and Inclusion

Research Studies
  Digital Native Fallacy: Teachers still know better
  Home Use of ICT for Ed. Purposes:Impact on Attainment (Valentine, Marsh and Pattie)
  ICT in Teacher Education: Challenging Prospects (Chaib & Svensson)
  Impact of Digital Technologies on Formal Education (Jean Underwood 2009)

Journal Articles
Livingstone, Sonia (2012) Critical Reflections on the Benefits of ICT in Education, Oxford Review of Education, 38:1, 9-24.
Avaliable online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03054985.2011.577938

Mumtaz, Shazia (2000) Factors Affecting Teachers' use of ICT: a Review of the Literature Journal of Information Technology for Teacher Education, 9:3, 319-342
Avaliable online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14759390000200096

Yang, Hao (2012) ICT in English Schools: Transforming Education? Technology, Pedagogy and Education, 21:1, 101-118
Avaliable online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1475939X.2012.659886

Shi, Y., Yang, H., Yang, Z. and Wu, D. (2014) Trends of Cloud Computing in Education Hybrid Theory: Learning and Practice, (Vol. 8595 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 116-128)
Avaliable online at: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-319-08961-4_12

  Mitchel Resnick Publications

  ICT Policy Documents & Reports (Ireland)
  Baseline Report: Towards a Successor Digital Strategy for Schools to 2027
  Blueprint for the Future of ICT in Irish Ed. 2001-2003
  Building Towards a Learning Society: Nat.Digital Strategy Consultative Paper (ERC 2013)
  Digital Learning Framework for Primary Schools (DES 2017)
  Digital Literacy and Education - Report for Ireland (Martine Smith 2017)
  Digital Schools Award - How to Apply
  Digital Strategy for Schools 2015-2020 (DES 2015)
  Digital Strategy for Schools to 2027 (DES 2022)
  Digital Strategy for Schools - Action Plan 2017 (DES 2017)
  Digital Strategy for Schools - Action Plan 2018 (DES 2018)
  Growing Up in Ireland (ESRI/TCD)
  Guidelines for Teachers of Children with General Learning Disabilities (NCCA)
  ICT in the Primary School Curriculum - Guidelines for Teachers (NCCA 2003)
  ICT - The Invisible Plan (NCCA)
  Inspectorate Report on ICT in Schools (2008)
  Investing Effectively in ICT in Schools 2008-2013
  Report on the Impact of Schools IT2000
  Revised ICT Framework (NCCA 2007)
  Schools IT2000 (DES 1997)
  STEM Education Policy Statement 2017-2026 (DES 2017)
  STEM Education Implementation Plan 2017-2019 (DES 2017)
  Supporting Children with SEN in Schools (NCSE 2014)
  Technology Overview in Schools - ICT Infrastructure (PDST)
  The 2013 ICT Census in Schools Main Report (ERC 2014)
  The 2013 ICT Census in Schools Summary Report (ERC 2014)

ICT Policy Documents & Reports (UK)
  Computing in the National Curriculum - a Guide for Primary Teachers (2017)

ICT Policy Documents & Reports (Europe)
  Developing Computational Thinking in Compulsory Ed. (EC Joint Research Centre 2016)
  Excessive Internet Use among European Children (2012)
  The ICT Impact Report 2006 - Review of Studies in Europe (Balanskat, Blamire and Kefala)
  Students Computers and Learning: Making the Connection (OECD 2015)
  Use of ICT in Education: Survey of schools in Europe 2013

International Education Resources
  NMC Horizon Report: 2015 K-12 Edition (Emerging technologies in Teaching and Learning)
  PISA 2015 Assessment and Analytical Framework
  UNESCO ICT Competency Framework for Teachers 2015
  WWW Virtual Library - Comparative Education Resources

Practical Guidebooks
  The Practical Ed Teach Handbook (Richard Byrne)

Updated: 16 February 2023