Monday, January 24, 2022

Creativity and OERs: call for papers

The European Journal of Open, Distance and E-Learning (EURODL) has released a call for contributions for an upcoming special ...

Tunisian web site on e-learning vocalized in three languages

For the first time in Tunisia, e-Taalim, an electronic Magazine specialized in the fields of e-Learning and blended learning, announces officially the...

The time factor in e-learning and assessment

First, it's a great pleasure to welcome a new e-learning journal from the e-Learn Research Centre at the Open University of Catalonia (where I...

November issue of journal ‘Distance Education’

The November 2010 edition of 'Distance Education', Vol. 31, No 3. is now out, but not as an open access document. If you are...

Journal: researching virtual worlds

The Researchers' Toolbox: Volume 3, No. 1, 2010 of the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research is now available. This is required reading for anyone...

The future of the textbook?

Keith Hampson's Higher Education Management Group site has an interesting posting of Wired Magazine's video about a new digital biology textbook costing $10 million...

NMC Horizon Report on new learning technologies for Latin America

The 2010 Horizon Report: Edición Iberoamericana, a Spanish language edition, is the result of a collaboration between the NMC and the Open University of...

Free new guide to teaching at a distance from South Africa

The South African Institute of Distance Education has developed a new guide for adjunct instructors supporting learners at a distance (called tutors outside North...

New book on Web 2.0 and Social Informatics for Tertiary Learning

Lee, M. and McCoughlin, C. (2010) Web 2.0 Based e-Learning: Applying Social Informatics for Tertiary Learning Hershey PA: IGI Global, 415 pp, US$180 hardback Description...

Open educational resources in Chinese and English

Recently the Open University of Hong Kong launched its free digital platform called 'Open Learning '. 'Open Learning gathers together a wealth of audio-visual educational...

About Tony Bates

Dr. Tony Bates is the author of eleven books in the field of online learning and distance education. He has provided consulting services specializing in training in the planning and management of online learning and distance education, working with over 40 organizations in 25 countries. Tony is a Research Associate with Contact North | Contact Nord, Ontario’s Distance Education & Training Network.