General education, 2019

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I know how to use a specific graphical programming environment designed for educational purposes fluently (such as Scratch, Kodu, Lego Mindstorm).***
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Own answers average -0.8
Compare group answers average -1.0
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Laptop computer***
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Own answers average 1.0
Compare group answers average 0.9
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
ICT skills are discussed as part of performance reviews.***
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Own answers average 0.6
Compare group answers average 0.5
Statistical significance p < 0.001 (evident difference)
I am familiar with the principles of using Creative Commons licences.***
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Own answers average -0.5
Compare group answers average -0.7
Statistical significance p < 0.001 (evident difference)
I have tried graphical programming with my students.**
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Own answers average -0.9
Compare group answers average -1.0
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I know how to build and program various robots (such as Lego Mindstorms EV3, Bee-Bot, Makeblock mBot).**
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Own answers average -1.0
Compare group answers average -1.1
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I am able to guide my students to produce animations (such as iMotion, Giphy, Animaatiokone).**
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Own answers average -0.8
Compare group answers average -0.9
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
My school has a pedagogical support person available to help with using ICT in education.**
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Own answers average 1.5
Compare group answers average 1.4
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
My own ICT skills and competences are sufficient when compared with the objectives specified in the curriculum.**
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Own answers average 0.3
Compare group answers average 0.2
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
Interactive whiteboards (such as SmartBoard, Promethean)**
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Own answers average -1.0
Compare group answers average -1.1
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
Choose the level that best describes your competence in terms of ICT use.*
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Own answers average -1.4
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Consideration for copyrights

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Own answers average -0.0
Compare group answers average -0.1
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Smart phone*
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Own answers average -1.1
Compare group answers average -1.2
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Role of ICT in teaching and learning

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Own answers average 0.3
Compare group answers average 0.2
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Devices and software I use operate well together.*
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Own answers average 0.7
Compare group answers average 0.6
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I often discuss with my students the reliability of information available on the Internet and how to use it appropriately.*
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Own answers average 0.9
Compare group answers average 0.8
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I actively guide my students to use digital information search services (such as Google, Wikipedia, Wolfram|Alpha).*
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Own answers average 0.8
Compare group answers average 0.7
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I feel that I do not receive support for developing the use of ICT in education.*
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Own answers average -0.4
Compare group answers average -0.4
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Questions with more negative answers than the compare group
I often work with students outside school, making use of mobile devices (such as smart phones, tablets, laptops).***
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Own answers average -1.2
Compare group answers average -1.1
Statistical significance p < 0.001 (evident difference)
I have opportunities to influence ICT purchases at my school.**
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Own answers average -0.3
Compare group answers average -0.2
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
My students assess my teaching by means of information and communications technology.**
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Own answers average -1.5
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
Guiding students in digital learning environments

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Own answers average 0.2
Compare group answers average 0.2
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Acquiring and structuring information and collaborative knowledge-building*
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Own answers average -0.7
Compare group answers average -0.6
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I am familiar with the content of the plan guiding my school’s ICT development work.*
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Own answers average 0.0
Compare group answers average -0.0
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Access to ICT equipment (such as computers and tablets) requires booking a time slot.*
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Own answers average 1.1
Compare group answers average 1.0
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Virtual learning environments (such as Moodle, SanomaPro, itslearning)*
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Own answers average -0.3
Compare group answers average -0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I often edit information on the Internet (such as Wikipedia) with my students.*
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Own answers average -1.5
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Assessing students’ learning by means of digital tests*
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Own answers average -1.5
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
helps students communicate more effectively with others*
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Own answers average 0.3
Compare group answers average 0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Enabling or supporting oral presentations carried out by students on their own or in teams*
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Own answers average -1.0
Compare group answers average -1.0
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Information literacy

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Own answers average 0.4
Compare group answers average 0.4
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
My employer has provided me with ICT equipment that meets my needs.*
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Own answers average 1.1
Compare group answers average 1.1
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I find good ways to utilize ICT in various learning situations.*
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Own answers average 0.5
Compare group answers average 0.5
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
It is easy to make use of information and communications technology (ICT) according to the curriculum.*
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Own answers average 0.2
Compare group answers average 0.2
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
When I set up a new service or application, I always read its terms of use.*
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Own answers average -0.1
Compare group answers average -0.1
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Desktop computer*
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Own answers average -0.6
Compare group answers average -0.5
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I guide my students to protect themselves against common information security risks and data loss.*
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Own answers average 0.6
Compare group answers average 0.6
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
helps students combine and process information more efficiently*
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Own answers average 0.6
Compare group answers average 0.7
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Information collection and monitoring tools (such as devices with temperature, light or speed sensors)*
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Own answers average -1.9
Compare group answers average -1.9
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)

*) The amount of stars implies the statistical significance

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Below is shown how the respondents rank compared to the compare group. The length of the bar corresponds to the proportion of the respondents in the specific rank group.

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Technological readiness2119281615
Procedures1922172319
Attitudes2117211922
Pedagogical use2021182219
ICT skills2117222119