Collaborative On-line Network and Culture Exchange Project in Taiwan.
Rong-Jyue Fang, Department of Information Management, Southern Taiwan University of Technology, Taiwan ; Jia-Rong Wen, Department of Information Management, Shu-Te University, Taiwan ; Hua-Lin Tsai, Chi-Jen Lee, Tien-Sheng Tsai, Department of Industrial Technology Education, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan (R.O.C.), Taiwan
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in Orlando, Florida, USA ISBN 978-1-880094-58-7 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA
The study of this project intends to understand course material while interacts through on-line web learning does it stimulate students' cultural experience and expands learning fields. Project provides problem solving model and encourage students try to solve problems by they themselves. Project recruits only senior high and the lower grades schools to make international contact. Four hundreds teams of parents, teachers, and students involved in a web platform to discuss international issues. The topics related to nature resources, man and society, man and self-renunciation, and there were many more multi-cultural learning. Project also intends to do cross culture learning exchange, experience sharing, and will summit findings for related educational administrators and web learners for further reference.
Fang, R.J., Wen, J.R., Tsai, H.L., Lee, C.J. & Tsai, T.S. (2006). Collaborative On-line Network and Culture Exchange Project in Taiwan. In C. Crawford, R. Carlsen, K. McFerrin, J. Price, R. Weber & D. Willis (Eds.), Proceedings of SITE 2006--Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 1928-1935). Orlando, Florida, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).