Saturday, June 15, 2024
Online Learning and Distance Education Resources — Moderated by Tony Bates, Research Associate, Contact North | Contact Nord

Sky’s the limit: the world’s cheapest touch-screen tablet

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© Android Community, 2011 Marlow, I. (2012) The Next Billion Report on Business Toronto: Globe and Mail, January This has to be the best e-learning technology story...

Online learning in the Garden of Eden

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Daniel, J. (2011)  20 Years of Distance Education in the Garden of EDEN: Good News and Bad News EDEN 20th Anniversary Conference: Learning and Sustainability:...

e-learning retrospective: 2) how good were my predictions?

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On December 30, 2009, I posted my predictions for 2010: 1. Follow the money: 'In many countries, 2010 will be a difficult year financially....So we’ll have...

Distance Education and Mobile Learning

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The Australian-based Distance Education journal has just brought out a special edition on distance education and mobile learning. The articles between them provide a good...

Rapid growth forecast in ICTs in BRIC countries + Indonesia

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Boston Consulting Group (2010) The Internet’s New Billion: Digital Consumers in Brazil, Russia, India, China, and Indonesia Boston MA: Boston Consulting Group. You can...

Eleven countries with ‘good practice’ in e-learning

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Trucano, M. (2010) ICT & Education: Eleven Countries to Watch -- and Learn From EduTech, January 29 EduTech is a World Bank Blog on ICT...

New educational software for mobile learning in developing countries

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Commonwealth of Learning (2010) LIVES: Mobile phones for learning Connections February, Vol. 15, No. 1 In a blog posting in December (2009), I wrote that...

New book on virtual campuses worldwide

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Schreurs, B. (ed.) (2010) Reviewing the Virtual Campus Phenomenon Heverlee Belgium: Europace This book is essential reading for any student wishing to do research on...

Open schools in developing countries

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Bermingham, D. (2009) Changing the technology of learning Connections, October Article about the need for open and distance learning to be included in development programs...

Great expectations for e-learning in 2010

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In the Globe and Mail on December 19, Leah McLaren wrote: 'We are living in an Era of Perpetual Advice - and almost none of...