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Home | Seminars and Symposia | Past seminars/symposia: Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Investigating college students' technology access, use, and capacity to use interactive Web-based technologies

Tuesday, February 19, 2008
2:00–3:00 pm

Rapson Hall, Room 100

Audience: College undergraduates TOPIC: Investigating college students' technology access, use, and capacity to use interactive Web-based technologies (e.g., social network sites and Web 2.0 tools)in order to address digital disparities and create more equitable learning opportunities *We plan to implement a survey to access their initial technology access, use and capacity and demo/invite students to join a customized online social-learning environment aimed at increasing students' sense of belonging, technological fluency, academic retention and attainment; Students are all alumni of the Twin Cities based nonprofit, Admission Possible.