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Assignments with linked, online multiple-choice quizzes were developed for a non-majors introductory biology course.  The... see more

The purpose of this study was to investigate student perceptions of virtual biology labs used in two online introductory... see more

Three studies were conducted to assess the effect of an honor code on self-reported cheating during online quizzes in an... see more

Infectious disease outbreaks, whether natural or deliberate, constitute a growing health concern. The impending reality... see more

This paper reports on a mixed-method study that compared the perceptions of gender-based barriers experienced by 49 men... see more

This study compares student exam participation, performances and withdrawal rates in a web-enhanced traditional and... see more

The site guides a student through an introduction to conceptual frameworks, help in forming a research question, the... see more

The site offers links related to infancy, adoption, childhood development, child protection, parenting, adolescence, and... see more

This case study describes the journey of revising an online health care ethics course in an accelerated nursing program.... see more

Google Collaboration Applications enable college faculty to provide their students with innovative communication and... see more

It is widely recognized that good teaching includes instructor-student feedback, and in online courses, feedback takes a... see more

This paper presents the results of a quantitative, descriptive correlational study that included K-12 public school... see more

This article presents a longitudinal comparison of online versus traditional instructional delivery methods. Significant... see more

The purpose of this position paper is to present novice faculty and designers with a succinct multimedia development... see more

Central to the effectiveness of online learning is the issue of instructor presence and the role of interactivity in... see more

The challenge addressed in this article is how to achieve a win-win balance between quality and workload for students and... see more

This article presents ten guidelines for the effective use of video games in online teaching environments for... see more

This study was conducted to explore and identify best practices used by full-time and part-time faculty in adult-centered... see more

This case study describes the design and implementation of a foundations of educational technology course with the... see more

Since the mid 1990s, larger student enrollments and more diverse student populations have resulted in a greater emphasis... see more

For many nurses, especially those in remote areas, underdeveloped countries, active military service around the world,... see more

The efforts of educators to reduce the digital disconnect that exists between schools and pervasive digital... see more

Higher education faces dual challenges to reduce expenditures and improve learning outcomes through faster graduation... see more