Dr. Liyan Song received her Ph.D. in Instructional Technology from the University
of Georgia in 2005. She has been teaching at Towson University since then. Dr. Song teaches different levels of courses in the
Instructional Technology program including undergraduate, master graduate, and doctoral
level courses. She is the program director for the Instructional Technology Master’s
program (EDTE and ISDV concentrations). In addition, she advises doctoral students on their dissertations as their dissertation advisor
or dissertation committee member.
tellmann, E., Song, L., & Tucker, S. (2021). Reexamining digital citizenship: Pandemic
lessons to prepare teachers and students for digital learning environments. In Ferdig,
R.E., & Pytash, K. (Eds.), What teacher educators should have learned from 2020 (pp.
113-124). Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). https://www.learntechlib.org/p/219088/
Song, L., Cai, Q., Hong, H., Liu, X., Jin, L. & Li, Q. (2020). A self-study of five
teacher educators’ experiences of transitioning to emergency remote teaching. In R.
Ferdig, E. Baumgartner, R. Hartshorne, R. Kaplan-Rakowski, C. Mouza (Eds), Teaching,
Technology, and Teacher Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Stories from the Field,
(pp151-155). Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved
June 15, 2020 from https://www.learntechlib.org/p/216903/
West, R. E., Hill, J. & Song, L. (2019). Cognitive perspectives on online learning
environments. In M. Moore & W. Diehl (Ed.) Handbook of Distance Education (4th ed.).
McGinn, A. & Song, L. (2018). Teacher experiences with professional development for
technology integration at a K-12 independent school: A multi-case study. In Liu, L.
& Gibson, D. (Eds.). Research Highlights in Technology and Teacher Education 2018. Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).
Song, L. (2018). Improving preservice teachers’ self-efficacy through service-learning. Canadian Journal of Action Research, 19(1). Available at http://journals.nipissingu.ca/index.php/cjar/article/view/373.
Sadera, W.A., & Song, L. (2017). Foreword. Computers in Schools, 34(1-2), 1-2. DOI: 10.1080/07380569.2017.1281695
Sadera, W.A., & Song, L. (Eds.). (2017). One-to-One Learning. Computers in Schools, 34(1). DOI: 10.1080/07380569.2017.1281695
Song, L. (2016). What does online success mean to online instructors: A grounded theory investigation. International Journal of Technology in Teaching and Learning, 12(2), 89-98.
Cavanaugh, A., & Song, L. (2015). Audio and written comments in an online undergraduate
composition class: Student and instructor approaches and preferences. American Journal of Distance Education, 29(4), 248-259.
Elmendorf, D., & Song, L. (2015). Developing indicators for a classroom observation
tool on pedagogy and technology integration: A Delphi Study. Computers in the Schools, 32(1), 1-19, DOI:10.1080/07380569.2014.967620
Sadera, W.A., Li, Q., Song, L., & Liu, L. (2014). Digital Game-Based learning. Computers in Schools, 31(1-2), 1-1, DOI: 10.1080/07380569.2014.879801
Sadera, W.A., Li, Q., Song, L., & Liu, L. (Eds.). (2014). Digital Game-Based Learning
[Special Issue]. Computers in Schools, 31 (1-2). DOI: 10.1080/07380569.2014.879801
West, R. E., Hannafin, M. J., Hill, J. & Song, L. (2013). Cognitive perspectives on
online learning environments. In M. Moore (Ed.) Handbook of Distance Education (3rd ed., pp125-142). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Song, L., Lohnes Watulak, S., Kritskaya, O., & Elmendorf, D. (2013). Exploring undergraduate students’ skills, level of comfort,
and perceived benefit of using technology for learning, International Journal of Technology in Teaching and Learning, 9(1), 18-36. Available at https://sicet.org/main/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/ijttl-13-01-2_Song.pdf.