C12.11 Geographical Education

Session: Research Findings and Challenges in Geography Education 1: Technology Mediated Instruction (not GIS)

Chairperson: Sarah Bednarz

Do misconceptions of students about the formation of clouds disappear when they use a learning path on a tablet-pc?           

Anna Steegen (1), Mieke de Cock (2), Femke Hasendonckx (2)

(1) Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, KU Leuven

(2) Department of Physics and Astronomy, KU Leuven


International student online projects about global problems           

Steffen Höhnle, Department of Geographic Education, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg


How does the media contribute to mental mapping in society: The use of maps in newspapers

Ali Demirci, Department of Geography, Fatih University