Tag Archives: E-Learning

Challenge Your Online Learning Expectations


This is a helpful article for students who have never taken an online course, especially those who are returning to school several years after graduation. Many students believe that online learning will be drastically different from traditional in-class experiences, that … Continue reading

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Profile of Online College Students


OnlineColleges recently created an infographic on the Profile of an Online College Student which is quite interesting.  Some interesting highlights are: 6,142,280 college students take at least one course online More than twice as many women as men enroll in … Continue reading

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Effective E-Learning


What Does It Take to Create Effective e-learning? Developing effective e-learning requires expertise and cooperation in Project Management, Computer-based Instructional Design, Multimedia Design, Instructional Technology and Quality Assurance. The below infographic shows the five key skill sets required to develop … Continue reading

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EdX – The Future of Online Learning


In December 2011, MIT launched the MITx , a new online learning initiative that offers a portfolio of MIT courses for free to a virtual community of learners around the world. It is expected that the MITx will also enhance … Continue reading

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A History of Open Educational Resources


Open Educational Resources (OER) are digital materials that can be re-used or re-purpose for teaching, learning, and research. They are made available free through open licenses. OER include full courses, course materials, modules, textbooks, streaming videos, tests, software, and any … Continue reading

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