Saturday, April 20, 2019

Call for book chapters on mobile learning

What Title: Advancing Higher Education with Mobile Learning Technologies: Cases, Trends, and Inquiry-Based Methods The focus of this book will be on assessing the effectiveness of mobile technologies...

What happened in online learning in the summer? – 3

An Ontario online university? I have a strict rule when reporting news to make sure it's based on published secondary sources - in other words,...

A report on e-learning from the University of Ottawa

At the beginning of May I was in Ottawa, first to present to the University of Ottawa's Board of Governors about the current state...

IRRODL, Vol. 14, No. 1 now available

IRRODL (International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning), Volume 14, Number 1 is now available, for free downloading as open educational resources. This...

Call for visionary papers on the future of open education

The Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (IPTS) –part of the Joint Research Center of the European Commission – in a study for Director General Education...

New journal: INNOQUAL

If you have an interest in innovation and quality in the field of e-learning, the European Foundation for Quality in E Learning (EFQUEL) is...

The role of information sciences in online learning: a review of IRRODL, Vol. 13,...

An overview of the papers IRRODL (the International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning) has once again produced a fascinating themed edition, this...

Call for papers on blended and online learning: Canadian Journal of Higher Education

A chance to move your research from the ghetto of online learning specialists into a wider audience. This journal is planning a special issue...

Full report on the Open University of Catalonia now available

Contact North (2012) The Open University of Catalonia: Fully Online Multi-lingual Innovation-focused Accredited Sudbury ON: Contact North In an earlier post I wrote about current research...

Distance Education journal: November 2012 edition

Volume 33, No. 3 of Distance Education does not have a particular theme. But all the articles in one way or another discuss critical factors...

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.