How and why youngsters create and share in the connected world: A mixeds methods study of social media use in and outside of school


Grant Data
Project Title
How and why youngsters create and share in the connected world: A mixeds methods study of social media use in and outside of school
Principal Investigator
Dr Lu, Jingyan   (Principal investigator)
Duration
23
Start Date
2015-10-01
Completion Date
2017-08-31
Amount
478200
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
digital social media, formal and informal learning, create and share, 21st century skils, ICT literacy
Discipline
Education: Research on Teaching & Learning
Panel
Humanities & Social Sciences (H)
Sponsor
RGC Early Career Scheme (ECS)
HKU Project Code
27608215
Grant Type
Early Career Scheme (ECS)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2) To compare how secondary students, when using social media, create and share knowledge within and outside school and the factors that affect these behaviors 3) To investigate why students differ, if they do, in their use of social media within and outside of school