Surveying the Online Landscape

Kim, K.-J. and Bonk, C. J. (2006). The future of online teaching and learning in higher education: The survey says... Educause Quarterly, 29(4), 22-30. Retrieved from the Internet on February 25, 2010 at Allen, I. & Seaman, J. (2008). Staying the Course: Online Education in the United States, 2008. Retrieved from the Internet on… Continue reading Surveying the Online Landscape


New or old?

Kop, R. & Hill, A. (2008). Connectivism: Learning theory of the future or vestige of the past? Internaitonal Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning 9(3). [revised from original post 11/2/2008] Stephen Downes and George Siemens are active education bloggers. Over the past several years, they have proposed a new theory of learning, connectivism,… Continue reading New or old?


Meaningful tools

Fetterman, D. (2002). Web Surveys to Digital Movies: Technological Tools of the Trade. Educational Researcher. 31(6). pp. 29-37. Any article on technology tools is out of date the instant it is published; however, this article endures far better than the 2002 date suggests, possibly because Fetterman concentrates on tools that build meaning. Without inventing a… Continue reading Meaningful tools