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Looks at inventors & inventions that changed our lives: the telegraph, photophone, animation, sewing machine, ice cream... see more

Developmental students, who can be defined as students with academic skill and/or knowledge deficits, benefit from... see more

One of the current trends in distance education is the use of multi-user virtual environments (MUVE) as a training... see more

The use of social media in higher education classrooms is on the rise as faculty employ a variety of software tools and... see more

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

This class examines the relationship between a number of mind-altering substances and cultural processes. We look at the... see more

The purpose of this study was to explore the perceived differencesin students' learning experiences and their learning... see more

The implications of learning online versus face-to-face have been discussed for several years in higher education. This... see more

In this Starting Point case study, students will explore wetland hydrology and biology. They will decide whether or not... see more

The increased availability of online coursework in higher education has prompted a number of research studies regarding... see more

Oral presentations are often eliminated from online courses because of the logistics involved. Communication skills are... see more

Much of the literature concerned with online education has focused on the development and implementation of strategies... see more

This paper presents the case for increased distance education course offerings in nursing education as a way of... see more

This paper reports on a study that examined the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) discussion... see more

This java applet (and accompanying material) is designed to simulate an experiment to find the effect of varying the... see more

Both synchronous and asynchronous online discussions are an important component of effective distance education. They... see more

This study examined how graphical feedback on students' performance in the class affected their motivation and academic... see more

This research study provides new insight into how teachers use social networking sites, such as Twitter, as professional... see more

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

While many researchers have sought to identify the components of teaching presence and examine its role in student... see more

In order to determine the similarities and differences between disciplines in how each uses the language of teaching and... see more

This is a good video emphasizing the light reactions of photosynthesis.

This site contains a lesson plan intended for 3rd grade children. It focuses on several Russian fairy tales: Vasillisa... see more

Although many online instructors have varying degrees of classroom experience, limited experience with the online... see more