An introduction to distance education

understanding teaching and learning in a new era
  • 281 Pages
  • 1.95 MB
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by
Routledge , New York
Statementedited by M.F. Cleveland-Innes and D.R. Garrison
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLC5800 .I68 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 281 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24533918M
ISBN 100415995981, 041599599X, 0203860918
ISBN 139780415995986, 9780415995993, 9780203860915
LC Control Number2009033210
OCLC/WorldCa264021252

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The book reviews the influence of past distance education theory and practice, along with current changes. It outlines the. An introduction to distance education: Understanding teaching and learning in a new era (2nd ed.).

New York, N.Y.: Routledge. The impetus for revising the content for our book on Teaching and Learning in a New Era is that distance education is now a major player in the revision of education broadly. This will then be followed with a brief section on constructivist learning theory and its potential role within a post-Fordist era.

We conclude that in a post-Fordist framework, distance education can achieve any two of the following: flexible access, quality learning experience and cost effectiveness-but not all three at once. Book Description.

An Introduction to Distance Education is a comprehensive look at the field today, outlining current theories, practices and goals. The book reviews the influence of past distance education theory and practice, along with current changes.

An Introduction to Distance Education is a comprehensive look at the field today, outlining current theories, practices and goals. The book reviews the influence of past distance education theory. An Introduction to Distance Education book. Understanding Teaching and Learning in a New Era.

An Introduction to Distance Education. DOI link for An Introduction to Distance Education. An Introduction to Distance Education book. Understanding Teaching and Learning in a New by: 2. Distance education was originally developed as a means by which students who were unable to attend school could receive an education.

Prior to the advent of the digital age, distance learning took the form of correspondence courses. By distance learning, they can arrange their timings are per their convenience. Home schoolers who though are enrolled in a school but who wish to increase their local opportunities by option for educational classes by taking the help of distance education.

Distance learning is best for would-be students. Evaluation in Distance Education 1 by S. Joseph Levine, Ph.D. Michigan State University East Lansing, Michigan USA ([email protected]) Introduction The challenge of evaluation in distance education can be both a complex and confusing enterprise.

Most of us would like to merely get on with it, do an evaluation of our distance educationFile Size: KB. CDE faculty Dr. Martha Cleveland-Innes and Dr. Randy Garrison will be releasing the second edition of the book, An introduction to distance education: Understanding teaching and learning in a new era.

The impetus for revising the content for this book on Teaching and Learning in a New Era is that distance education is now a major player in the revision of education. Cleveland-Innes, M. and Garrison, R. (eds.) An Introduction to Distance Education: Understanding Teaching and Learning in a New Era New York/Abingdon UK: Routledge.

This book is essentially a collection of essays by mainly Canadian authors, although there are also authors from the USA, Australia, New Zealand and Spain. Chapter 1 - Defining Distance Education. 17 Introduction 17 Summary 25 Topics for discussion Chapter 2 - Open and Distance Learning in New Environments.

26 Introduction 26 What is a new open and distance learning environment. 26 Summary 35 Topics for discussion Chapter 3 - Managing the Distance Education System. 36 Introduction to the first-ever compendium of scholarly articles, which is a book I edited that appeared in That book was called Contemporary Issues in Amer- ican Distance Education, published by.

Directions: After reading Chapter 1 Introduction, History, and Definition of Distance Education, Research the term Open Education Resources (OERs), develop possible benefits and criticism of OERs. Write a short essay explaining your findings.

Directions: After reading chapter 1. Founder, Educational radio is the first electronic medium educators used to teach at a distance. With the advent of broadcasting the federal government issued the first educational radio license to the Latter Day Saints’ University of Salt Lake City, in An Introduction to Multicultural Education, Sixth Edition, is designed to introduce preservice and practicing educators to the major concepts, prin-ciples, theories, and practices in multicultural education.

It was written for readers who can devote only limited time to the topic.

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Chapter 1 dis-File Size: KB. First this book is a very useful and, (at under pages, including a downloadable epub version), a very readable introduction and overview of theory in open and distance education. The chapters by and large are concise and clearly written. An Introduction to Distance Education is a comprehensive look at the field today, outlining current theories, practices and goals.

The book reviews the influence of past distance education theory and practice, along with current changes. The book offers a wealth of real world examples for each area of distance education identified by the systems appraoch. While I may slightly diverge from Michael Moore's emphasis on the need I read the most recent edition of this book as part of the course Introduction to Distance Education at Penn State World Campus/5.

Finally, distance education, like any education, establishes a learning group, sometimes called a learning community, which is composed of students, a teacher, and instructional resources—i.e., the books, audio, video, and graphic displays that allow the student to.

Introduction of the Internet with its potential for a post-industrial form of education has led to a critique of industrialization.

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Daniel () referring to the shortcomings of the pre- industrial, and industrial operations, said “It is likely that neither approach will be particularly well suited to the third generation of distance education technologies: the knowledge media.”.

Introduction – Growth and Importance of Distance Education “Distance Education: An Exploration of Alternative Methods and Types of Instructional books. Educators now have more options than ever when it comes to methods of delivering a distance course.

The majority are already blending various technologies to.

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Distance education, which is now also referred to as distance learning or e‐learning, has existed for centuries.

Although as Keegan says “the ideas surrounding the educational endeavor are somewhat similar” [], it is not easy to find a single definition of distance according to North [], a few definitions even look to define it in terms of a single technology, Cited by: 4.

This guide offers an introduction to library services; tools and tips for research, writing, and citation; and key resources for distance education students. Enter a description for the Start Here page. Jung I. () Introduction to Theories of Open and Distance Education.

In: Jung I. (eds) Open and Distance Education Theory Revisited. SpringerBriefs in : Insung Jung. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: distance education. Get this from a library.

An introduction to distance education: understanding teaching and learning in a new era. [Martha Cleveland-Innes; D R Garrison;] -- " A comprehensive look at the field today, outlining current theories, practices and goals.

The book reviews the influence of past distance education theory and practice, along with current. The first distance education course in the modern sense was provided by Sir Isaac Pitman in the s, who taught a system of shorthand by mailing texts transcribed into shorthand on postcards and receiving transcriptions from his students in return for correction.

The element of student feedback was a crucial innovation of Pitman's system. Blended Learning and Distance Education: Enablers and Barriers: /ch The emergence of online technologies generated the belief that traditional print-and-post distance education would be transformed.

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The book will be particularly useful for graduate students intending to conduct research in open and distance learning.” (Online Learning and Distance.