Thursday, February 27, 2020

The history of distance education at UBC

Beninger, K. (2010) Going the distance - the beginnings of distance education at UBC UBC e-Strategy Newsletter, February As part of the celebrations of 60...

From computer mediated communication to web-based conferencing

McCrea, B. (2010) Getting face-to-face with distance education Campus Technology, February 17. Another really interesting article. If online teaching has a 'birth', it was at...

Research into online teacher education

Eduventures (2009) Where Teacher Education and Online Programming Meet:  Supporting Field Experiences in Online Initial Teacher Licensure Programs Boston MA: Eduventures Inc This study by...

A personal view of e-learning at the University of British Columbia

The Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (home of OLT) It's now seven years since I resigned as Director of Distance Education and Technology at UBC,...

Special report on learning with 3-D video

Stansbury, M. (2009) eSN Special report: Learning in 3D eSchool News, December 11 Will three-dimensional video be the next flavour of the month in educational...

Video use and higher education

Kaufman, P. and Mohan, J. (2009) Video use and higher education New York: Intelligent Television This report, undertaken by Intelligent Television and the Copyright Clearance...

How would you use free academic video courses from leading universities

I have often criticised the use of technology just to record and transmit lectures. Nevertheless, I do recognise the value of a top class...

Videoconferencing + web-based learning

McCrea, B. (2009) San Jose State University Brings Online Students Face-to-Face Campus Technology, Sept 16 San Jose State University has added a videoconferencing system that...

The impact of information and communications technologies on the university

For francophones, a book by Julie Boissonneault, a professor at Laurentian University, Sudbury, Canada Boissonneault, J. (2009) Enjeux de la Médiatisation à l'Université Sudbury ON:...

T-Learning (digital TV) in Brazil: the BEACON project

From the EuroPace Newsletter BEACON is creating a Brazilian‐European consortium for organisations interested in t‐Learning. BEACON (Brazilian‐European Consortium for DTT Services) is a specific targeted research...

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.