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Teaching large, undergraduate, non-major biology courses represents an enormous hurdle for any instructor. Effectiveness... see more

Computer literacy is critical to student success in higher education today. Assessment of student knowledge related to... see more

Organizations have a need for effective training. Training designers have to be able to design effective eLearning to... see more

Online education has become a rapidly developing educational alternative.  Many universities deliver online courses... see more

The impact of Web 2.0 and social networking tools on education has been much commented on. Teachers need to consider how... see more

This study continues a program of research into the nature of powerful learning experiences, with a focus this time on... see more

This paper is based on an ongoing research program examining the implementation of instructional design and technology in... see more

Second Life is a three-dimensional multi-user virtual environment with a vibrant economy, where avatars (virtual... see more

This case study describes the Virtual Philosopher, a series of digital learning objects which were created as a Socratic... see more

This paper explores the role of classroom management in the online learning environment of a community college history... see more

Contemporary science education at all levels presents several critical pedagogical and social challenges to educators and... see more

Institutions of Higher Education are beginning to place a greater emphasis on quality teaching and student learning.... see more

There are growing expectations among college students to be able to access and manage their course materials over the... see more

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

The site covers how to begin, how to operate, and how to make e-learning successful and enjoyable.

This case study briefly explores the steps taken in creating a hybrid college course at Appalachian State University. To... see more

Web 2.0 has emerged into a large, growing, and developing world of content and platforms. Gaming has rapidly expanded... see more

The Ohio State University Libraries offers an introduction to library research to students in survey courses that... see more

The Duke Digital Initiative (DDI) is a major instructional technology program focused on experimentation, development,... see more

This article addresses the choice of an appropriate procedure for the assessment of digital portfolios used in academic... see more

Stanford on iTunes provides access to a wide range of Stanford-related digital audio content via the iTunes Music Store,... see more

The Open Source Portfolio (OSP) software for eportfolio learning and assessment has seen widespread adoption over the... see more

In a pilot effort between Carnegie Foundation and MERLOT, selected authors and users of online learning resources created... see more