Monday, January 24, 2022

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...

Encyclopedia of Distributed Learning

Distefano, A., Rudestam, K. and Silverman, R. (eds.) (2004) Encyclopedia of Distributed Learning Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage

Rethinking University Teaching

Laurillard, D. (2002) Rethinking University Teaching (2nd edition) London: Routledge

Deep Learning for a Digital Age

Weigel, V. (2002) Deep Learning for a Digital Age San Francisco: Jossey Bass

What do you mean by…..?

The problem with definitions When using terms such as online learning and distance education, we are trying to describe a very dynamic and fast changing...

Web 2.0 And Independent Learning

Everyone is getting excited about the new Web 2.0 tools for education (see, for instance, Stephen Downes on e-Learning 2.0.   Indeed, so am...

Education in Cyberspace

Bayne, S. and Land, R. (2004) Education in Cyberspace London: Routledge

Flexible Learning in a Digital World

Collis, B. And Moonen, J. (2001) Flexible Learning in a Digital World London: Kogan Page

E-learning 2.0

Downes, S. (2005) ‘E-learning 2.0’ eLearn Magazine October 15

The Changing Face of Virtual Education

Farrell, G. (ed.) (2001) The Changing Face of Virtual Education Vancouver, B.C.: Commonwealth of Learning

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.