Friday, January 17, 2020

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...

Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, Vol. 37, No. 3

This is obviously my week for reading journals! Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology / Revue canadienne de l'apprentissage et de la technologie, Vol 37, No...

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...

Innovative e-learning in the Vancouver area

I worry about the often negative tone of many of my posts. It was therefore a great pleasure to attend the joint Justice Institute...

Wikis and academic scholarship

Kolowich, S. (2010) Whither wikis? Inside Higher Education, July 14 This article takes a broad look at the use of wikis, particularly for academic scholarship/research,...

List of web 2.0 tools for instruction

Lloyd, M. (2010) 18 Web 2.0 tools for instruction Campus Technology, April 28 This very useful article asks two experts, Sarah Robbins (aka Intellagirl), of...

European wiki on virtual campuses – globally

Re.ViCa is a project funded by the European Commission. It is doing a review of Virtual Campuses all over Europe. As part of this...

Are We Ready to Use Wikipedia to Teach Writing?

Cummings, R. (2009) Are We Ready to Use Wikipedia to Teach Writing? Inside Higher Education, March 12 An interesting article about the use of Wikipedia,...

3 Challenges (with Benefits) to Wiki Use in Instruction

Reynard, R. (2009) '3 Challenges (with Benefits) to Wiki Use in Instruction' Campus Technology, 11 Feb An excellent article on designing effective use of wikis...

Wikipedia and the Meaning of Truth: Why the online encyclopedia’s epistemology should worry those...

Garfinkel, S. (2008) 'Wikipedia and the Meaning of Truth: Why the online encyclopedia's epistemology should worry those who care about traditional notions of accuracy,...

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.