Saturday, February 23, 2019

Game-based learning: special edition of the ETS journal

Forge FX's Heifer Village: NepalBellotti, F. et al. (2014) Guest editorial: Game-based learning for 21st century transferable skills: Challenges and Opportunities Educational Technology and Society,...

e-learning trends from South Africa

Chadwick, K. (2014) e-Learning Trends for 2014 Bizcommunity.com This is an interesting perspective on corporate e-learning trends from Kirsty Chadwick in South Africa. I've focused...

Are we right to fear computers in education – or in life?

In this post, I'm going to look at some fun fiction about computers, then raise some questions about whether our fears are rational, or...

Online game to help self-management of finances

AP (2012) NH launches online money management game Vanguard, February 12 Extracts The U.S. Treasury Department recently awarded grants to five states to expand financial education...

New technologies for e-learning in 2012 (and a little beyond)

In my e-learning outlook for 2012, I focused on mainly educational developments in e-learning during 2012. In this post, I want to look at...

Book review: Clark Quinn’s ‘The Mobile Academy’

Quinn, C. (2012) The Mobile Academy: mLearning for Higher Education San Francisco: Jossey-Bass/John Wiley, 120 pp The author points out that 90% of the world's...

Games and learning in digital worlds – en français

The latest edition of the Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology (Vol. 37. No. 2, 2011) has five articles on this topic, all in...

Book: Managing Technology in Higher Education now available

Bates, A. and Sangrà, A. (2011) Managing Technology in Higher Education: Strategies for Transforming Teaching and Learning San Francisco: Jossey-Bass/John Wiley & Co. Now out!...

Report on Online Educa Berlin 2010

The report summarizing the Online Educa Berlin 2010 conference earlier this month concluded: 'A new paradigm of learning emerged during the sessions attended by a...

Seven interesting patterns of mobile learning

Moghe, S. (2010) Mobile learning - seven interesting patterns The Learning Generalist, November 13 This excellent post from Bangalore's Sumeet Moghe's first class web site...

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.