Saturday, April 13, 2024
Online Learning and Distance Education Resources — Moderated by Tony Bates, Research Associate, Contact North | Contact Nord
Home Blogs Page 3


Reporting on the 2023 ICDE conference

I first attended an International Council of Distance Education world conference in Vancouver in 1982. It was my first visit to beautiful Vancouver, and...

Back to school: some things to look for

As faculty and instructors return to campus, here are some publications that may be of interest, if you can find the time during the...

Faculty preferences for mode of delivery following the Covid-19 pandemic

Tyton Partners (2023) Time for class: bridging student and faculty perspectives on digital learning, Boston MA Muscanell, N. (2023) 2023 Faculty and Technology Report: A...

lLa troisième édition de “L’enseignement à l’ère numérique” entièrement traduite en français est maintenant...

J'ai le plaisir de vous annoncer que la troisième édition de "L'enseignement à l'ère numérique" a été entièrement traduite en français par une merveilleuse...

French translation of the third edition of Teaching in a Digital Age now available

I hope you are having a wonderful summer break. If so all the more reason to read 'Teaching in a Digital Age'. This is now...
Western University campus, Ontario

Do we need a new type of Higher Education institution?

I want to ask the question: are our current institutional models – universities, polytechnics, colleges – fit for purpose in the 21st century, or...

When life gets in the way of blogging about online learning

I realise, dear readers, that you have all been waiting with bated breath for the next instalment of my review of the Handbook of...
Image of a large, imaginary animal

What are the main issues facing digital learning in the future?

I'm coming up to my 84th birthday next month, and once again I am considering my future work, if any. This has resulted in...
Dr. Elizabeth George in front of drawings of student engagement

Student motivation and online learning

This is a post for the many instructors who have asked (especially during the pandemic): 'But how do you motivate students to learn online?' Student...
Image of the building for Dalhousie's Rowe School of Business

What are the ‘top’ online business programs?

In 2012 I linked to a Financial Times article that listed the top online business schools worldwide. That link is now dead and anyway,...