Saturday, December 15, 2018

E-learning simply explained: a video

The United Nations University has released what it calls a 'sticky concepts' video on e-learning. From the UNU: If you are a newbie in the field...

New book on e-learning from the Anadolu Open University, Turkey

Demiray, U. et al. (2010) e-Learning Practices: Cases on challenges facing e-learning and national development Eskisehir, Turkey: Anadolu University

Integrating e-learning in African universities

Last week I participated in a three day workshop in Bonn, Germany, for senior African higher education leaders on Integrating e-Learning: Key Challenge for...

Is e-learning failing in higher education?

In an earlier posting, the State of e-Learning, 2008, I suggested that e-learning was failing to meet expectations in higher education. In that posting,...

Review of ‘The State of e-Learning in Canada’: or life in a parallel universe

You may be under the illusion that to reach a parallel universe you have to go on a star trek or do quantum physics....

The Eight Classic e-Learning publications?

In another post I reported on a list of eight 'classic' publications on distance education, chosen by Shanghai TV University. This has prompted me to...

4th International Conference on e-Learning (ICEL-2009)

4th International Conference on e-Learning at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada 16-17 July 2009 The International Conference on e-Learning (ICEL-2009) invites researchers, practitioners and...

Creating a National E-Learning Strategy in the Open Learning Environment: A New Zealand Case...

Higgins, A. (2002) Creating a National E-Learning Strategy in the Open Learning Environment: A New Zealand Case Study. Vancouver: Commonwealth of Learning, available at: http://www.col.org/pcf2/papers%5Chiggins_1.pdf

Education for a Digital World

Hirtz, S, (2008) Education for a Digital World: Advice, Guidelines and Practice from around the World Vancouver, BC: BCCampus/Commonwealth of Learning From the book's introduction: ...

Organizations doing interesting work in e-learning

Below are listed organizations that provide support for the use of information and communications technologies in post-secondary education. Many have their own journals and...

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.