Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Online Learning and Distance Education Resources — Moderated by Tony Bates, Research Associate, Contact North | Contact Nord

Book review: Taking Stock: Research on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

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Christensen Hughes, J. and Mighty, J. (eds.) (2010) Taking Stock: Research on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education Montreal QC and Kingston ON: McGill-Queen's...

More on whether technology is changing the way we think

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Lamb, G. (2010) Are iPads, smartphones, and the Mobile Web rewiring the way we think? Christian Science Monitor, July 24 In this article, a number...

Dispelling myths

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I came across some blogs about 'myths', so I thought I'd put them together. Myth No. 1: 'A university education is becoming so costly -...

Innovate or die: a message for higher education institutions

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It's funny how reports on the same issue arrive from completely different directions. These four all deal with the issue of innovation and higher...

The link between e-learning and economic development: the case of New Brunswick

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This has been a busy week for me, which accounts for the low number of postings. Earlier in the week, I was conducting a...

What do instructors need to know about teaching with technology?

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I believe that we will see no real innovation, no fundamental change, in post-secondary education, at least from within, unless all instructors have basic...

Games playing and children's IQ

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Bronson, P. and Merryman, A. (2009) New Research: $13 Christmas gifts = 13 point gain in kids’ IQ Newsweek, December 10. From Natasha Boskic According to...