Writing the review Galvan, Computers encourage leadership potential in all students. Try to narrow it to a specific area of interest within the broad area that you have chosen remember: Retrieved January 11,from Wired Web site: Once your account is open, click the request button in the upper navigation bar.
Refworks Import Directions for guide on how to do this from different databases. Some tips for identifying suitable literature and narrowing your search: You are also developing skills in reviewing and writing, to provide a foundation on which you will build in subsequent courses within your M.
Furthermore, boys dominate the use of computers while girls tend to be nonassertive in their right to equitable computer time Bhargava et al, In the case of a literature review, you are really creating a new forest, which you will build by using the trees you found in the literature you read.
Empowerment and Leadership Potential Cultivated by Technology Use All students stand to be empowered by their use of computers. You can read more about library password access here. For girls, "relevant application appears to be more important" when using computers as girls are more interested in the collaborative, partner-based process Bhargava et al.
The potential to offer girls and marginalized students a voice through their computer use is a powerful possibility. Identify major trends or patterns: For Tracy Thomas and Julie Keller technology was an opportunity for Girl Scouts to earn technology badges and to attract young people to the Louisville Free Public Library facilities The multimedia capabilities of computers provide aesthetic experiences that "are integrated experiences that incorporate perceptual and cognitive pleasures derived from repetition, playfulness, daydreaming, and fantasy" Hanor, Girls use technology in varied ways to increase their voice.
Summarize the literature in table or concept map format Galvan recommends building tables as a key way to help you overview, organize, and summarize your findings, and suggests that including one or more of the tables that you create may be helpful in your literature review.
The possibilities offered by technology and computers to provide relevant information, to empower the user, and to encourage leadership potential in students are diverse.
Have articles not available in the GSU databases delivered to you electronically whenever possible. These different ways of knowing might include "tacit, ambiguous, problematic, experiential, and intuitive" means Hanor, Learning and Leading with Technology.
Bhargava, Kirova-Petrova, and McNair find that academically, females do as well as males in technology classes but males spend more of their time after school playing with computers and male enrollment in computer science courses in college are higher Within each topic heading, look for obvious gaps or areas needing more research.
Troubleshooting Connection Issues Ensure that your login information is correct. Identify gaps in the literature, and reflect on why these might exist based on the understandings that you have gained by reading literature in this field of study.
Activities must be constructed with plenty of chances for students to interact and to use the computer as a go-between device to enhance collaboration. The knowledge that they gain is applicable to their lives and effects them positively.
Another girl enjoyed working on the sets for the same film, painstakingly building them from construction paper and glue, but she was not as engaged by the stop-motion film making or editing the film on the computer. Females seek aesthetic experiences in their computer use, which is also a means of establishing and cultivating relationships.
Developing a coherent essay Galvan, In a review of the literature, you do not merely summarize the research findings that others have reported. There is also a first draft and a second draft available. You can record the topics in the same box as before User 1 or use User 2 box for the topic s under which you have chosen to place this article.
The following are the key steps as outlined by Galvan Doing this can strengthen the rationale for conducting your research. However, you may pick any scholarly topic.A literature review is the effective evaluation of selected documents on a research topic.
A review may form an essential part of the research process. Action Research Literature Review Outline. This outline was developed from the notes that I took while reading the articles I selected for my literature review.
Outline of Literature Review. I. Girls use technology differently than do boys, and the difference in use should be considered. Action Research Manuscript Template Introduction.
What I’ve Learned from Distant Colleagues (also referred to as the Literature Review or the Theoretical Framework) Clarifying My Action Research Project.
The Road Map of My Action Research Project Use no more than words. Don’t write the abstract until you are nearly finished. Research Questions for Literature Reviews As a graduate student in education, you will eventually write a literature review for an action research Characteristics of a Good Research Question for a Literature Review A good research question can be answered by collecting and analyzing data.
Action Research Literature Review Draft 3 The process that I have taken in my literature review can be charted by my notes and my outline. There is also a first draft and a second draft available.
I also provide links at the end of this guide to resources that you should use in order to search the literature and as you write your review. Plan to suggest specific directions for future research near the end of the review; Flesh out your outline with details from your analysis ; Step 7: Writing the review (Galvan, ).Download