Erityisopettaja tai erityisluokanopettaja, 2019

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Compare group:   General education (5967 pcs)

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Basic phone***
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Own answers average -0.6
Compare group answers average -1.3
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Digital learning games (such as Ekapeli, 10Monkeys)***
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Own answers average -0.9
Compare group answers average -1.1
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Smart phone***
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Own answers average 0.0
Compare group answers average -1.1
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Providing remedial teaching or additional tasks for individual students or small groups of students***
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Own answers average -0.5
Compare group answers average -0.7
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Teacher’s pedagogical ability to use ICT in differentiation of learning

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Own answers average -0.0
Compare group answers average -0.2
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I guide my students to adopt ergonomic working postures.***
See question distribution: I guide my students to adopt ergonomic working postures.
Own answers average 0.4
Compare group answers average 0.2
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I intersperse my students’ work with regular breaks to avoid making them sit for too long.***
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Own answers average 0.8
Compare group answers average 0.7
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Access to ICT equipment (such as computers and tablets) requires booking a time slot.**
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Own answers average 0.7
Compare group answers average 0.8
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I often edit information on the Internet (such as Wikipedia) with my students.**
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Own answers average -1.4
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
Desktop computer**
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Own answers average -0.4
Compare group answers average -0.5
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
erodes students’ writing skills**
See question distribution: erodes students’ writing skills
Own answers average 0.1
Compare group answers average 0.2
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
The parents of my students participate in the learning assessment process, making use of information and communications technology.**
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Own answers average -1.4
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
erodes students’ mathematical skills**
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Own answers average -0.5
Compare group answers average -0.4
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I would like to make more use of information and communications technology in education.**
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Own answers average 0.7
Compare group answers average 0.6
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
Constantly introducing new technologies into education is strenuous.**
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Own answers average 0.5
Compare group answers average 0.6
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I receive sufficient technical support with sufficient speed for ICT use at my school.*
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Own answers average 0.9
Compare group answers average 0.8
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Tablet computer*
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Own answers average 0.0
Compare group answers average -0.1
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
improves students’ study performance*
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Own answers average 0.2
Compare group answers average 0.1
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (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 < 0.1 (significant difference)
When I set up a new service or application, I always read its terms of use.*
See question distribution: When I set up a new service or application, I always read its terms of use.
Own answers average -0.0
Compare group answers average -0.1
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
reduces personal communication between students*
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Own answers average -0.3
Compare group answers average -0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
diminishes students’ interest in studying*
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Own answers average -0.8
Compare group answers average -0.8
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
It is hard for me to find high-quality digital materials for the topics being taught.*
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Own answers average -0.3
Compare group answers average -0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Questions with more negative answers than the compare group
Assigning tasks, exercises or homework to students***
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Own answers average -1.0
Compare group answers average -0.7
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
My own ICT skills and competences are sufficient when compared with the objectives specified in the curriculum.***
See question distribution: My own ICT skills and competences are sufficient when compared with the objectives specified in the curriculum.
Own answers average 0.0
Compare group answers average 0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Presenting information in a teaching situation***
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Own answers average 0.5
Compare group answers average 0.8
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Students often produce different types of media contents (such as audio, video and images) in my classes.***
See question distribution: Students often produce different types of media contents (such as audio, video and images) in my classes.
Own answers average -1.0
Compare group answers average -0.7
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I am familiar with the principles of using Creative Commons licences.***
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Own answers average -0.9
Compare group answers average -0.5
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I make use of digital portfolio work to assess students’ learning.***
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Own answers average -1.3
Compare group answers average -1.0
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Choose the level that best describes your competence in terms of ICT use.***
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Own answers average -1.6
Compare group answers average -1.4
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Simulation and modelling software (such as AutoCad, 123D Design)***
See question distribution: Simulation and modelling software (such as AutoCad, 123D Design)
Own answers average -2.0
Compare group answers average -1.9
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
My students put together their own portfolios in a digital learning environment.***
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Own answers average -1.2
Compare group answers average -0.9
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I personally use information and communications technology in most of my classes.***
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Own answers average 0.8
Compare group answers average 1.0
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I have tried graphical programming with my students.***
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Own answers average -1.3
Compare group answers average -0.9
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
My students assess my teaching by means of information and communications technology.***
See question distribution: My students assess my teaching by means of information and communications technology.
Own answers average -1.7
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I share the digital learning materials that I produce with other teachers.***
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Own answers average -0.1
Compare group answers average 0.1
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
My students assess each other’s work in digital learning environments.***
See question distribution: My students assess each other’s work in digital learning environments.
Own answers average -1.5
Compare group answers average -1.3
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
It is easy to make use of information and communications technology (ICT) according to the curriculum.***
See question distribution: It is easy to make use of information and communications technology (ICT) according to the curriculum.
Own answers average 0.1
Compare group answers average 0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
My students know how to act in compliance with the fundamental principles of copyrights.***
See question distribution: My students know how to act in compliance with the fundamental principles of copyrights.
Own answers average -0.2
Compare group answers average -0.0
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I make use of information and communications technology for continuous assessment of students’ learning.***
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Own answers average -0.7
Compare group answers average -0.5
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I know how to use a specific graphical programming environment designed for educational purposes fluently (such as Scratch, Kodu, Lego Mindstorm).***
See question distribution: I know how to use a specific graphical programming environment designed for educational purposes fluently (such as Scratch, Kodu, Lego Mindstorm).
Own answers average -1.1
Compare group answers average -0.9
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
I know how to program diversely with students, using a specific high-level programming language (such as C, Java, PHP, Javascript, C++, Python).***
See question distribution: I know how to program diversely with students, using a specific high-level programming language (such as C, Java, PHP, Javascript, C++, Python).
Own answers average -1.8
Compare group answers average -1.7
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Information collection and monitoring tools (such as devices with temperature, light or speed sensors)***
See question distribution: Information collection and monitoring tools (such as devices with temperature, light or speed sensors)
Own answers average -1.9
Compare group answers average -1.9
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Assessing students’ learning by means of digital tests***
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Own answers average -1.6
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Guiding students in digital learning environments

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Own answers average 0.1
Compare group answers average 0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Students are allowed to use their own devices (such as laptops, smart phones, tablets) in my classes.***
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Own answers average 0.5
Compare group answers average 0.7
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Office software (such as Microsoft Office, LibreOffice, iWork)***
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Own answers average -0.8
Compare group answers average -0.6
Statistical significance p < 0.00001 (clearly evident difference)
Programs, software and services specifically developed for educational purposes ((such as Sketchpad, Geogebra, Interactive Physics***
See question distribution: Programs, software and services specifically developed for educational purposes ((such as Sketchpad, Geogebra, Interactive Physics
Own answers average -1.7
Compare group answers average -1.6
Statistical significance p < 0.0001 (clearly evident difference)
Multimedia tools (such as tools for media recording and editing, web production)***
See question distribution: Multimedia tools (such as tools for media recording and editing, web production)
Own answers average -1.5
Compare group answers average -1.4
Statistical significance p < 0.0001 (clearly evident difference)
Enabling or supporting oral presentations carried out by students on their own or in teams***
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Own answers average -1.1
Compare group answers average -1.0
Statistical significance p < 0.001 (evident difference)
Information literacy

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Own answers average 0.4
Compare group answers average 0.5
Statistical significance p < 0.001 (evident difference)
I find good ways to utilize ICT in various learning situations.***
See question distribution: I find good ways to utilize ICT in various learning situations.
Own answers average 0.4
Compare group answers average 0.5
Statistical significance p < 0.001 (evident difference)
I know how to utilize digital teaching materials in my teaching.***
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Own answers average 1.0
Compare group answers average 1.1
Statistical significance p < 0.001 (evident difference)
Role of ICT in teaching and learning

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Own answers average 0.2
Compare group answers average 0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.001 (evident difference)
Social media (such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat, Instagram; following age limits )***
See question distribution: Social media (such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat, Instagram; following age limits )
Own answers average -1.6
Compare group answers average -1.6
Statistical significance p < 0.001 (evident difference)
Consideration for copyrights

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Own answers average -0.1
Compare group answers average 0.0
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
We share tips and support relating to the use of ICT in education.**
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Own answers average 0.8
Compare group answers average 0.9
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).**
See question distribution: I know how to build and program various robots (such as Lego Mindstorms EV3, Bee-Bot, Makeblock mBot).
Own answers average -1.2
Compare group answers average -1.1
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
Providing feedback for students**
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Own answers average -1.3
Compare group answers average -1.2
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
In the last school year, I participated in continuing training courses in ICT in total:**
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Own answers average -0.9
Compare group answers average -0.8
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I actively guide my students to use digital information search services (such as Google, Wikipedia, Wolfram|Alpha).**
See question distribution: I actively guide my students to use digital information search services (such as Google, Wikipedia, Wolfram|Alpha).
Own answers average 0.7
Compare group answers average 0.8
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I am able to guide my students to use virtual reality (VR) and/or augmented reality (AR).**
See question distribution: I am able to guide my students to use virtual reality (VR) and/or augmented reality (AR).
Own answers average -1.6
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I know how to print using a 3D printer.**
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Own answers average -1.6
Compare group answers average -1.5
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I feel that I do not receive support for developing the use of ICT in education.**
See question distribution: I feel that I do not receive support for developing the use of ICT in education.
Own answers average -0.3
Compare group answers average -0.4
Statistical significance p < 0.01 (very significant difference)
I teach my students to understand and interpret various digital media contents.*
See question distribution: I teach my students to understand and interpret various digital media contents.
Own answers average 0.5
Compare group answers average 0.6
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
ICT skills are discussed as part of performance reviews.*
See question distribution: ICT skills are discussed as part of performance reviews.
Own answers average 0.4
Compare group answers average 0.5
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I am able to guide my students to produce animations (such as iMotion, Giphy, Animaatiokone).*
See question distribution: I am able to guide my students to produce animations (such as iMotion, Giphy, Animaatiokone).
Own answers average -0.9
Compare group answers average -0.8
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
Digital information sources (such as websites, wikis, encyclopaedias)*
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Own answers average -0.4
Compare group answers average -0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I teach my students various means to participate in society through the Internet.*
See question distribution: I teach my students various means to participate in society through the Internet.
Own answers average -0.3
Compare group answers average -0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
reduces students’ co-operation with other students*
See question distribution: reduces students’ co-operation with other students
Own answers average -0.5
Compare group answers average -0.6
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
It is easy to start developing new approaches at my school.*
See question distribution: It is easy to start developing new approaches at my school.
Own answers average 0.6
Compare group answers average 0.7
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
The continuing training courses in ICT provided for me have mostly been organised during working hours.*
See question distribution: The continuing training courses in ICT provided for me have mostly been organised during working hours.
Own answers average 0.0
Compare group answers average 0.1
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I make use of learning analytics for continuous assessment of students’ learning.*
See question distribution: I make use of learning analytics for continuous assessment of students’ learning.
Own answers average -1.3
Compare group answers average -1.3
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
helps students communicate more effectively with others*
See question distribution: helps students communicate more effectively with others
Own answers average 0.2
Compare group answers average 0.3
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I make use of ideas from students when using information and communications technology in education.*
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Own answers average 0.3
Compare group answers average 0.4
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
I am familiar with the content of the plan guiding my school’s ICT development work.*
See question distribution: I am familiar with the content of the plan guiding my school’s ICT development work.
Own answers average -0.1
Compare group answers average -0.0
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)
There is a positive atmosphere in the working community towards trying out new things in teaching.*
See question distribution: There is a positive atmosphere in the working community towards trying out new things in teaching.
Own answers average 0.9
Compare group answers average 0.9
Statistical significance p < 0.1 (significant difference)

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Below the averageSlightly below the averageAverageSlightly above the averageAbove the average
Technological readiness2019251817
Procedures2220251716
Attitudes1915222618
Pedagogical use2125211913
ICT skills2027162215