The Public Domain ReviewThis collaborative effort between Bill Gates and The Verge examines how online courses will improve conditions for the world's poorest and most vulnerable by 2030. The video focuses on gender equality and universal access to digital education resources.

Students Speak: Conversations from the Classroom Part 2- TechnologyStudents Speak: Conversations from the Classroom is a podcast series that investigates the experience of post-secondary students in areas such as technology, online learning, and teaching and learning. In this episode we speak with Darcie and Rebecca regarding their experiences with online learning.

Students Speak: Conversations from the Classroom Part 1- Online LearningStudents Speak: Conversations from the Classroom is a podcast series that investigates the experience of post-secondary students in areas such as technology, online learning, and teaching and learning. In this episode we speak with Darcie and Rebecca regarding their experiences with online learning.

Google Launches Free Tool To Let You Run Your Own Online CoursesWant your distance students to connect and create a community of communication? Here is a resource to 9 ways students can connect, also you could use it to enhance your course or the way you connect to your students.

Friday, 26 October 2012 08:00

Online Support from Your Learning Centre

Beyond a Brick and Mortar EducationDo your students need extra support beyond the classroom and office hours you provide? Do they need help with study skills, writing, math, or science? Check out if your college provides learning support services, both on campus and online.

Online education becomes even more democratic with CourseraSince when have top universities around the world offered courses to anyone willing to learn for the cost of, well, nothing except for an internet bill? Never – until now!

Monday, 17 September 2012 08:00

Online Portfolios

Online PortfolioA professional portfolio is a compilation of personal and professional goals, growth, achievement and attributes collected over time. The artifacts within a portfolio illustrate expertise, experience, and knowledge as well as a great deal of reflection is necessary in order to produce it.

Wednesday, 02 May 2012 08:00

The All-Powerful Google!

The All-Powerful Google! Google. It’s one of those ubiquitous, household words that is a name, a brand, a tool, and perhaps most interestingly, now a verb as well: “Let me just Google that.” Google, the owner of the most popular search engine, is also home to several other fundamental tools...

Friday, 27 April 2012 08:00

Lesson Models

Lesson ModelsWhile you may not need a daily lesson plan for an online course, you still want to plan for structured segments of learning within a module, and a course module may consist of one or more specific lesson plans.

Monday, 23 April 2012 16:12

Lesson Cycle

How to plan an online moduleIn the online environment, planning a module is much like planning a lesson for a face-to-face course. Many models for lesson planning exist. The one you choose will depend upon your specific needs. Regardless of the model selected, a typical lesson includes the following segments:

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