Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Effective Practice in a Digital Age

JISC (2009) Effective Practice in a Digital Age Bristol UK: JISC From JISC's publication web site: Effective Practice in a Digital Age combines the outcomes of...

Online Summer Institute for Community Colleges

Announcement from the Learning Times: June 25-26, 2009. The Online Summer Institute for Community Colleges (OSICC) will be held completely over the Internet and offers...

Tenure in a digital era

Jaschik, S. (2009) Tenure in a Digital Era Inside Higher Education, May 26 This article touches on a critical barrier to the more rapid development...

Take a Walk on the Wired Side

Weir, R. (2009) Take a Walk on the Wired Side Inside Higher Education, May 11 Some good, practical advice for instructors considering teaching an online...

Higher Education in a Web 2.0 World

Committee of Inquiry into the Changing Learner Experience (2009) Higher Education in a Web 2.0 World Bristol, UK: JISC/HEFCE, 52 pp. 'Supported by the principal...

E-learning, faculty training and the value of subscription journals

Marry in haste and repent at leisure, so the old saying goes. It could also be applied to blog posts - post in haste...

Contract and adjunct faculty in higher education and its relevance to e-learning

Arana, G. (2009) Higher Education takes a hit The Nation, April 1 This article is not strictly about e-learning or distance education, but it is...

Why ICTs are mission-critical for post-secondary institutions

This is the second of three blogs that examine some basic assumptions about technology and education, based on a review of three books: 'THE...

Measuring reasons for faculty resistance to online learning

Mitchell, B. and Geva-May, I. (2009) Attitudes Affecting Online Learning Implementation in Higher Education Institutions Journal of Distance Education, Vol, 23, No. 1, pp....

UK: Role of professors mired in confusion

McFarlane, B. (2009) UK: Role of professors mired in confusion University WorldNews, March 8 An online survey of full professors has revealed that they see...

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.