Funding Type: ECR:Core
Principal Investigators: Lester C Loschky, Minh Hoai Nguyen, N. Sanjay Rebello
Institutions: Kansas State University, SUNY at Stony Brook, Purdue University
Online multimedia instruction is expected to grow. Yet, given the tendency for students’ minds to wander and to be distracted especially during online instruction, it is important for researchers and educators to understand how to help students to stay focused on the important information while ignoring the unimportant information. This project addresses two fundamental issues: How does the online Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) instructor or educational materials...