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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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An Overview of Institutional E-Portfolios

Web-based institutional e-portfolios allow colleges and universities to share information about their missions, goals,... see more
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Author: John Ittelson
Date Added: Jan 18, 2007 Date Modified: Jul 24, 2012
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Assessment Measures: Pre-Tests for Successful Distance Teaching and Learning?

The author of this paper proposes a model of Web-based pedagogy in order to discuss the role of pre-assessment measures that... see more
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Author: Elizabeth A. Buchanan
Date Added: Jun 21, 2001 Date Modified: Feb 20, 2005
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Bibliography of Books on College Teaching

A selective hyperlinked list of textbooks concerned with college pedagogy as a major area of scholarship.
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Author: Craig E. Nelson
Date Added: Jun 21, 2001 Date Modified: Jan 28, 2004
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Boomers, Gen-Xers, and Millenials: Understanding the New Students

Excellent article on the plugged-in, gaming, techno-thinking and needs of the new learner that demands a technology-mediated... see more
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Author: Dianne Oblinger
Date Added: Aug 07, 2003 Date Modified: Nov 12, 2008
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Cognitive Styles and Distance Education

In this paper, published in the ?Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration,? the authors, Yuliang Liu and Dean... see more
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Author: Yuliang Liu
Date Added: Jun 21, 2001 Date Modified: Jun 07, 2007
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Combining Technologies to Deliver Distance Education

In 1997 a Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant was awarded to the Department ofClinical Laboratory... see more
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Author: Cynthia Martine & Vicki Freeman
Date Added: Jun 24, 2001 Date Modified: Dec 11, 2008
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Conducting effective online discussions

Download the supporting PDF file for this episode http://bit.ly/fhEFBn from the Learning to Teach Online project... see more
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Author: Simon McIntyre
Date Added: Feb 24, 2011 Date Modified: Apr 08, 2014
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