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Rubric for Online Instruction

Do you need help to raise the quality of an online learning component? Use this Rubric for Online Instruction to evaluate... see more
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Author: Laura Sederberg
Date Added: Oct 16, 2002 Date Modified: Apr 10, 2014
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Scaffolding: A model for learner support in an online teaching environment

'In the design of online teaching environments, considerable attention has been paid to the nature of the interface and to... see more
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Author: Catherine McLoughlin
Date Added: Sep 02, 2005 Date Modified: Mar 14, 2014
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Adult Learning

This site, from the Department of Justice provides information about adult learners and how they learn. As the authors... see more
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Author: National Victim Assistance Academy 2002 Instructor
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 05, 2013
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Successful Online Teaching Using An Asynchronous Learner Discussion Forum

This research paper describes how a document analysis of more than 3000 course evaluations of 154 distance learning courses... see more
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Author: Mark Rossman
Date Added: Jun 11, 2001 Date Modified: Nov 18, 2011
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"No Significant Difference Phenomenon"

The question is whether the use of certain technologies impacts the quality of teaching and learning.This site provides... see more
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Author: tjrussell@mindspring.com
Date Added: Feb 26, 2002 Date Modified: Jan 27, 2007
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9 Principles of Good Practice for Assessing Student Learning

This site provides nine principles of practice for assessing students. These range from "The assessment of student learning... see more
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Author: American Association for Higher Education (AAHE)
Date Added: Aug 01, 2008 Date Modified: Nov 27, 2012
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A Comparison of Interaction in AV-based and Internet-based Distance Courses

At the center of the debate over the viability of distance education is whether the newer electronic technologies can offer... see more
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Author: Melodee Landis
Date Added: Jun 24, 2001 Date Modified: Dec 11, 2008
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A Study of Variables that Predict Dropout from Distance Education

This paper, published in the International Journal of Education Technology, Vol. 1, No. 2, December 1999, describes a study... see more
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Author: Angie Parker
Date Added: Jul 10, 2001 Date Modified: Dec 18, 2008
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Adult Characteristics

The authors present a concise list of the differences between adult and child learners. They define an adult learning... see more
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Author: Joe Cave
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Jun 10, 2009
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Adult Learners in Higher Education

This article from Penn State discusses some characteristics of adult learners and provides some hints on how to teach them. ... see more
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Author: Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 09, 2011
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