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

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

Explores factors associated with disease emergence & re-emergence & considers the human activities that can increase or... see more

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

This case study outlines the creation and implementation of an asynchronous online course designed to teach introductory... 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

A collection Java applets packaged with descriptive text that introduces students to the representation of motion by... see more

A collection of Java applets that can be used by students to test their conceptual understanding of one-dimensional... see more

This course looks at medicine from a cross-cultural perspective, focusing on the human, as opposed to biological, side of... see more