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' The following four characteristics are common for successful online students: Basic technical and academic skills,... see more

'While no instrument can predict success in distance learning courses, having a clear understanding of your circumstances... see more

This site defines active learning and then provides 29 active learning techniques. Although designed for chemistry... see more

This is a 7 minute video that discusses how Second Life can be used for educational purposes.

This site is an online workshop to help you learn how to accomplish active learning in the classroom. The site answers... see more

The Workshop on the Information Search Process for Research (WISPR) teaches information seeking skills. It is based on... see more

This is a free, online textbook that addresses intellectual property.  According to the author, "the first goal of the... see more

"This is a free, narrated interactive guide to help faculty determine the appropriate copyright guidelines they must... see more

Here you will find a list of the top OER online learning tools in the following categories: Sharing and Collaborating... see more

This site is an in-depth presentation on how information moves from a single event through time, this flash movie created... see more

Intended to establish a base-line set of information literacy competencies for students, the tutorial is designed to... see more

CLUE (Campus Library User Education) is a Web-based, multimedia tutorial developed by the campus Library & Information... see more

This is a free, open textbook that is part of the Connexions collection at Rice University. "Few areas in our world today... see more

This is a free course offered as part of the Saylor Foundation's Professional Development program.  'This program is... see more

The authors present a concise list of the differences between adult and child learners. They define an adult learning... see more

This article from Penn State discusses some characteristics of adult learners and provides some hints on how to teach... see more

This is an Assignment Calculator created by the University of British Colombia. Students enter the date they will begin... see more

'Auditory Processing Studio was created by a certified speech and language pathologist for adults and children ages 7 and... see more

This site is part of the Authentic Assessment Toolbox which is a MERLOT Classics winner. This section deals with... see more

This is an Information Literacy Tutorial from the University of Connecticut. Although some of the information applies to... see more

This page provides advice for how an instructor should handle the first day of class.

" GOALS has created a new set of resources, or “cheat sheets” to help assist individuals in the quest to create... see more

This site explains what classroom assessment techniques are and also provides a number of advantages for faculty and... see more