The Chronicle of Higher Education has launched a new Online Teaching Forum
Good stuff from one of our favorite education blogs - the Online Learning Update:
Student Achievement in Online Distance Education Compared to Face-to-Face Education Namsook Jahng, et al; EURODL
Comparing student achievement in online distance education (ODE) and face-to-face education at the post-secondary level.
e-Learning: Increasingly Popular Option for Continuing Legal Education
Online courses becoming an increasingly popular method of CLE study.
What’s it Worth? The Perceived Benefits of Instructional Blogging, William F. Brescia, Jr. and Health Center Michael T. Miller, EJITE
This study was conducted to generate some initial consensus about the instructional advantages of blogging in college settings. Findings suggested that the reinforcing of course engagement and the repetition of exposure to coursework are the most valuable aspects of blogging.
Destination Unknown: A Sociological Discussion of Online Learning - Goldberg, A. K., & Riemer, F. J.; Educational Technology & Society, 9 (4), 166-172
Discussion of the emergence and growing popularity of online distance education over the past 30 years through changing sociological lenses.