Friday, January 17, 2020

Why learning management systems are not going away

Contact North has just published online a series of six short papers (10-12 pages) under the title of Learning Management Systems: Disruptive Developments, Alternative Options...

e-learning outlook for 2012: will it be a rough ride?

© Firehorse Blog, 2012 Another year, and online learning, e-learning, learning technologies, educational technologies, digital learning, or whatever you call it or them, will continue...

E-learning in 2011: a retrospective

'That was the year that was, it's over, let it go...', as the old song says. But before it does go, let's look back...

Conference: Manitoba Association for Distributed Learning and Training (MADLaT), 2012

Manitoba Association for Distributed Learning and Training (MADLaT) 2012 International Conference Where:  l'Université de Saint-Boniface, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada When: May 3-4, 2012 KEYNOTE : Sidneyeve Matrix, Queens University Implications and...

IRRODL’s new issue on emergent learning

IRRODL, Vol. 12, No. 7, 2011: Special Issue: Emergent Learning, Connections, Design for Learning The guest editors, Rod Sims and Elena Kays have collected together a...

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...

IRRODL, Vol. 12. No. 6: an evolving web-based journal

Vol. 12, No. 6 of the International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning continues to evolve the concept of the online, web-based journal. New...

Videos on Learning 2.0

The European Links-up Project interviewed five experts on Learning 2.0 at the recent EDEN Annual Conference in Dublin. The experts were asked three questions: 1....

Journal on the web and the internationalization of universities

  RUSC: Revista de Universidad y Sociedad del Conocimiento Vol. 8, No. 2 RUSC  is an e-journal published by the Open University of Catalonia, Spain. The...

Models for selecting and using technology: 3. Broadcast or communicative?

  This is the third post in a series on selecting and using technology for teaching and learning. The first two were Models for selecting and...

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.