Terje's musings on educational research

I am involved in supervising students’ thesis. Possible topics for thesis and documents related to supervision can be found here (in Estonian).

Master thesis currently under supervision (working titles):

“Sound and noise in high school environments: searching for interactive solutions to keep noise level down”

“The role of an educational tehnologist in supporting the school leadership”

“Pedagogical frameworks and scenarios for adventure and outdoor learning: the case of SmartZoos project”

“Solving youngsters problems through hackathons”

“Adventure and outdoor learning with personal mobile devices”

“Integrating subjects through outdoor learning: the case of SmartZoos project”

“Possibilities for integrating ICT in Russian lessons”

“Training system analysis and modernisation for voluntary firefighters”

“Engagement of a tangible interface for music performance: The mash machine case”

PhD thesis currently under supervision (working titles):

Enhancing learning experiences in an open environment through mobile devices”

Defended thesis:

2016
Janne – Compatibility of learning outcomes of the curriculum “Teacher of computer sciences, school ICT manager” with the real situations in schools

2015
Kristel – Using Facebook to support a learning community
Ülle – Implementing innovative learning scenarios with BYOD in primary schools

2014
Julia – Implementation of e-Learning and its affecting factors: The case of Tallinn Polytechnic School
Viive – Using Moodle in vocational training schools: The case of Järva County Vocational Training Centre
Luisa – Assessment of teachers’ educational technology competencies and training needs on the example of Tallinn Polytechnic School

2012
Hettel – Supporting self-directed learning in an organisation: The case of North Estonia Medical Centre
Elise – The effect of establishing startup projects during Hackathons. The case of Garage48