Rebekah S. Davis

https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4566-0726

technology acceptance, innovative technology use, instructional technology, digital divide, professional development

Dr. Rebekah Davis is a Research Associate with the Friday Institute PEER Group at NCSU. She has 25 years of experience in education in North Carolina, at the elementary, middle, and undergraduate levels. Her experience teaching in high-needs schools for many of those years provides a pragmatic, yet urgent view of the ways evaluation and research might benefit students and teachers across the state. Dr. Davis specializes in learning design and technology, studying and writing about technology acceptance and innovative use of technology for teaching and learning. She has most recently supported evaluation and research projects addressing the digital divide and teacher development.

2022 article

Transitioning mathematics teacher practices to broadcast pedagogy

Hunt, J., Davis, R., & Duarte, A. (2022, May 25). INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MATHEMATICAL EDUCATION IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, Vol. 5, p. [""].

By: J. Hunt, R. Davis & A. Duarte

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 11, 2022

2020 conference paper

A QuickStart Guide (overview) to using VR for Teaching and Learning

Davis, R. S., & Fogle, L. (2020, April). Presented at the Technology, Colleges & Community (TCC Hawaii).

By: R. Davis & L. Fogle

Event: Technology, Colleges & Community (TCC Hawaii)

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2020 report

NC NTSP Annual Evaluation Report

Raleigh, NC: Friday Institute for Educational Innovation.

By: S. Kellogg, E. Huggins, J. Birkett, S. Stegmoller & R. Davis

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2020 report

NTSP Summary of Spring 2020 Teacher Interview Findings

Raleigh, NC: Friday Institute for Educational Innovation.

By: R. Davis & E. Huggins

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2020 conference paper

The Influence of a Cognitive Apprenticeship Model on Preservice Teachers’ Beliefs and Attitudes Regarding Instructional Technology Use

In G. H. Marks & D. Schmidt-Crawford (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 1451–1461). https://www.learntechlib.org/primary/p/215947/

By: R. Davis

Ed(s): G. Marks & D. Schmidt-Crawford

Event: Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference on April 7, 2020

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: September 18, 2021

2020 report

UNC-TV/DPI At-Home Learning Initiative: Content Summary weeks 1-10

Raleigh, NC: Friday Institute for Educational Innovation.

By: R. Davis & E. Huggins

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2020 report

UNC-TV/DPI At-Home Learning Initiative: Family and Teachers Survey and Interview Summary

Raleigh, NC: Friday Institute for Educational Innovation.

By: E. Huggins & R. Davis

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2020 report

UNC-TV/DPI At-Home Learning Initiative: Leadership Report

Raleigh, NC: Friday Institute for Educational Innovation.

By: R. Davis & E. Huggins

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2020 report

UNC-TV/DPI At-Home Learning Initiative: Partner Station Interview Summary

Raleigh, NC: Friday Institute for Educational Innovation.

By: R. Davis & E. Huggins

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2019 conference paper

A Case of Course Revision: Cognitive Apprenticeship and Critical Reflection for ICT in Teacher Preparation

In K. Graziano (Ed.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 1779–1784). https://www.learntechlib.org/primary/p/207885/.

By: R. Davis, K. Brown Parker & L. Fogle

Ed(s): K. Graziano

Event: Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference at Las Vegas, NV on March 18, 2019

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2019 conference paper

Augment Your Reality with Virtual Tours and Lessons

Brown Parker, K., Davis, R. S., & Fogle, L. (2019, June). Presented at the International Society for Technology in Education International Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

By: K. Brown Parker, R. Davis & L. Fogle

Event: International Society for Technology in Education International Conference at Philadelphia, PA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2019 conference paper

Effective technology integration for teaching practice

Davis, R. S. (2019, July). Presented at the Fulbright Scholars Workshop, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis

Event: Fulbright Scholars Workshop at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2019 conference paper

Increasing Classroom Dialogue Through Digital Backchannels

Davis, R. S., & Harris, V. (2019, January). Invited presentation presented at the North Carolina School for Science and Mathematics, Durham, NC.

By: R. Davis & V. Harris

Event: North Carolina School for Science and Mathematics at Durham, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2019 conference paper

LIVE 360 VR Video for STEM Education

Cuales, M., & Davis, R. S. (2019, April). Invited presentation presented at the US Ignite Smart Cities Connect Conference, Denver, CO.

By: M. Cuales & R. Davis

Event: US Ignite Smart Cities Connect Conference at Denver, CO

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2019 conference paper

Navigate New Literacies with Transmedia Storytelling

Davis, R. S., & Fogle, L. (2019, March). Presented at the North Carolina Technology in Education Society State Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis & L. Fogle

Event: North Carolina Technology in Education Society State Conference at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2019 conference paper

Visualizing Change Through Data

Brown Parker, K., Davis, R. S., & Fogle, L. (2019, June). Presented at the International Society for Technology in Education International Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

By: K. Brown Parker, R. Davis & L. Fogle

Event: International Society for Technology in Education International Conference at Philadelphia, PA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2019 conference paper

Visualizing Possibilities for Virtual Reality in Education

Davis, R. S. (2019, October). Presented at the EDUCAUSE, Chicago, IL.

By: R. Davis

Event: EDUCAUSE at Chicago, IL

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2018 conference paper

Alternative Teacher Education Course Design: Individualized Professional Development Plans for Preparing Globally, Culturally Competent Teachers

Benge, D., & Davis, R. S. (2018, October). Presented at the North Carolina Association of Colleges and Teacher Educators (NC-ACTE) Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: D. Benge & R. Davis

Event: North Carolina Association of Colleges and Teacher Educators (NC-ACTE) Conference at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2018 conference paper

Effective technology integration for teaching practice

Davis, R. S. (2018, August). Presented at the Fulbright Scholars workshop, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis

Event: Fulbright Scholars workshop at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2018 conference paper

Get out of the BOX! Using VR to Enhance Classroom Instruction

Davis, R. S., & Harris, V. (2018, March). Presented at the North Carolina Technology in Education Society State Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis & V. Harris

Event: North Carolina Technology in Education Society State Conference at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2018 conference paper

Increasing Classroom Dialogue Through Digital Backchannels

Davis, R. S., & Harris, V. (2018, November). Presented at the Coaching Digital Learning Institute, Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis & V. Harris

Event: Coaching Digital Learning Institute at Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2018 conference paper

Increasing Classroom Dialogue with Digital Backchannels

Davis, R. S., & Smith, B. V. (2018, August). Presented at the NC State University DELTA Summer Shorts, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis & B. Smith

Event: NC State University DELTA Summer Shorts at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2018 conference paper

Increasing Technology Usage Throughout Teacher Preparation: The Importance of Preservice Teachers' Acceptance

[Paper]. In E. Langran & J. Borup (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 2019–2024). https://www.learntechlib.org/primary/p/182805/.

By: R. Davis

Ed(s): E. Langran & J. Borup

Event: Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference at Washington, D.C. on March 26, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2018 conference paper

So you’re not Ron Clark. Now what?

Davis, R. S., & Crane, S. (2018, July). Workshop presented at the NC State College of Education Beginning Teacher Institute, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis & S. Crane

Event: NC State College of Education Beginning Teacher Institute at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2017 conference paper

Take a Little “Virtual” Dive: Using Google Resources for VR in the Classroom

Davis, R. S., & Harris, V. (2017, October). Workshop presented at the Coaching Digital Learning Institute at the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis & V. Harris

Event: Coaching Digital Learning Institute at the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2017 conference paper

Tech Tools for Communication

Davis, R. S., & Smith, B. V. (2017, July). Invited workshop presented at the NC State Beginning Teacher Institute, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis & B. Smith

Event: NC State Beginning Teacher Institute at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2016 conference paper

Making Literary Analysis Tech-tual

Davis, R. S. (2016, March). Presented at the North Carolina Technology in Education Society State Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: R. Davis

Event: North Carolina Technology in Education Society State Conference at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2014 conference paper

Top 40 Hits: Critical Thinking Games and Activities

Davis, R. S., Scarlett, A., & Thomas, N. (2014, March). Presented at the NC Association for Gifted and Talented State Conference, Winston-Salem, NC.

By: R. Davis, A. Scarlett & N. Thomas

Event: NC Association for Gifted and Talented State Conference at Winston-Salem, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 18, 2021

2013 conference paper

Not Just Playing – Using Games to Promote 21st Century Thinking Skills

Presented at the NC Association for Gifted and Talented State Conference, Winston-Salem, NC.

By: A. Braxton & R. Davis

Event: NC Association for Gifted and Talented State Conference at Winston-Salem, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 25, 2021

Employment

2021 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Research Associate The Friday Institute for Educational Innovation

Education

2017 - 2021

NC State University Raleigh, NC, US
PhD Teacher Education and Learning Sciences

2000 - 2002

NC State University Raleigh, NC, US
MEd Curriculum and Instruction

1991 - 1995

Elon University Elon, NC, US
BA Education