Friday, April 19, 2019

Motivation, group work and community in distance education – and more

The Journal of Distance Education, Vol. 23, No. 2 is now available online. The four research articles in this issue address the themes of motivation,...

Distance and e-Learning in Transition

Bernath, U. et al. (2009) Distance and E-learning in Transition – Learning Innovation, Technology and Social Challenges New York: ISTE and John Wiley The book...

Has e-learning increased access to learning opportunities?

The aim of this blog This is one of several blogs that explore the question: is e-learning failing in higher education? (See Is e-learning failing...

Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, Vol. 10, No. 1

The new issue of TOJDE  Volume: 10 Number: 1 is now available. You can visit by clicking http://tojde.anadolu.edu.tr It has a number of interesting articles,...

Conference on distance teaching and learning, University of Wisconsin

In my view, the leading Annual Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning in the USA takes place August 4-7, 2009, in Madison, Wisconsin http://www.uwex.edu/disted/conference Sponsored by the...

Theory and Practice of Online Learning

Anderson, T. and Elloumi, F. (2008) Theory and Practice of Online Learning Athabasca, Alberta: Athabasca University. This up-dated version of their 2004 book is available...

Technology, e-Learning and Distance Education

Bates, A. (2005) Technology, e-Learning and Distance Education London/New York: Routledge

Distance Education and Technology: Issues and Practice

Murphy, D., Carr, R., Taylor, J. and Wong, T-M. (eds.) (2004) Distance Education and Technology: Issues and Practice Hong Kong: Open University of Hong...

Distance learning: promise or threat

Feenberg, A. (1999) ‘Distance learning: promise or threat’, National Crosstalk, Vol. 7, No. 1

Mega-Universities and Knowledge Media: Technology Strategies for Higher Education

Daniel, J. (1998) Mega-Universities and Knowledge Media: Technology Strategies for Higher Education. London: Kogan Page

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.