Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Preliminary book review: An Introduction to Distance Education

Cleveland-Innes, M. and Garrison, R. (eds.) 2010 An Introduction to Distance Education: Understanding Teaching and Learning in a New Era New York/Abingdon UK: Routledge This...

Review of e-learning possibilities and limitations of Apple’s iPad

Brandon, B. (2010) Apple's iPad: what does it offer for e-learning? Learning Solutions Magazine January 27 I was wondering how to comment on the iPad...

Asynchronous and synchronous e-learning

Hrastinski, S. (2008) Asynchronous and synchronous e-learning EDUCAUSE Quarterly, vol. 31, no. 4 (October–December 2008) A study of asynchronous and synchronous e-learning methods discovered that...

Top 5 FREE Video Conferencing Tools to Teach or Conduct Webinars

Vanessa Haakenson makes her recommendations on The Distance-Educator.com web site Thanks to Richard Elliott's e-learning Watch for this recommendation

Online session on free web conferencing tools

Title:  Free online conferencing audio, video, presentations, whiteboard and beyond! Presenters:  Dwayne Harapniuk, Manager, Educational Technology, Lethbridge College, and Bill Fricker, president, Bonne Journee...

Student perspectives on videoconferencing in teacher education at a distance

Gillies, D. (2008) Student perspectives on videoconferencing in teacher education at a distance Distance Education, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 107-118

Where did distance education go wrong?

Baggaley, J. (2008) Where did distance education go wrong? Distance Education, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 39-51 An interesting and stimulating discussion about the failure...

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.