Wednesday, December 12, 2018

The state of e-learning 2009

It's that time of year again. Here's a personal look back at e-learning in 2009 (I will do another blog on priorities for Canadian...

Clickers: Teaching with Classroom Response Systems: Creating Active Learning Environments

Bruff, D. (2009) Teaching with Classroom Response Systems: Creating Active Learning Environments San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Publishers blurb: 'This book is filled with illustrative examples of...

Writing the Book on Clickers

Jaschik, S. (2009) Writing the Book on Clickers, Inside Higher Education, Feb 24 An interview of the author of Bruff, D. (2009) Teaching with Classroom...

Steam engines and IT: electronic note-taking (paper-based computing)

(This replaces an earlier post) Hannon, C. (2008) Paper-based Computing EDUCAUSE Quarterly, Vol. 31. No. 4 This article looks at some of the issues arising from...

Technology Enhanced Active Learning

Rimer, S. (2009) At M.I.T., Lectures are Going the Way of the Blackboard, New York Times, Jan 12 A description of how the Massachusetts Institute...

Evaluating and planning e-learning: the TLT Group

Two of the USA's leading authorities on e-learning, Steve Ehrmann and Steve Gilbert, are behind the TLT Group, a non-profit organization that specializes in...

Clicker U?

Jaschik, S. (2008) Clicker U? Inside Higher Education, Nov 3. At a session on the use of clickers at the EDUCAUSE 2008 conference, officials of...

Current developments in learning management systems

Guess, A. (2008) Outsourcing, Open Source and Budget Cuts Inside Higher Education, Oct 29. Andy Guess reports on a presentation about the Campus Computing Project...

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.