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Abstract: Over the last few years, higher education has been transformed by numerous technologies available for course... see more

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

Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) is a continuous improvement process that can be used to inform practice in online education.... see more

The author traces her attitude-reversing experience developing, against her professional judgment, an online version of a... see more

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

Abstract: At institutions of higher learning, there is an increased demand and need for online courses. However, the... 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

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

Fostering interaction in the online classroom is an important consideration in ensuring that students actively create... see more

Abstract: Advanced three-dimensional (3D) virtual reality (VR) technology similar to that used by the film and computer... see more

The purpose of this study was to apply the Seven Principles for Good Practice in Undergraduate Education (Chickering &... see more

When MOOCs arrived, there was an immediate response of how wonderful it was that a course could reach so many students –... 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

Abstract: Current research continues to support the notion that students participating in online courses experience... see more

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

It has been suggested that the use of active learning instructional strategies, both in traditional face-to-face... see more

Critics of online education often assume that traditional classrooms offer the most meaningful form of learning. Some... see more

Universities have made a considerable investment in the use of Learning Management Systems (LMSs) to facilitate their... see more

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

In this investigation, the author utilized a modified Delphi technique to validate whether graduate level online faculty... see more

This study used the technology acceptance model to explore undergraduate students’ perceptions of the virtual world of... see more