Handbook of Research on Humanizing the Distance Learning Experience

Written By Northcote, Maria
Handbook of Research on Humanizing the Distance Learning Experience
  • Publsiher : IGI Global
  • Release : 08 November 2016
  • ISBN : 1522509690
  • Pages : 530 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Handbook of Research on Humanizing the Distance Learning Experience written by Northcote, Maria which was release on 08 November 2016, this book published by IGI Global. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Distance learning is becoming increasingly prevalent in educational settings around the world as it provides more flexibility and access to classes for students and educators alike. While online classrooms are proving to be popular, there is a significant gap in the personalization and humanization of these courses. The Handbook of Research on Humanizing the Distance Learning Experience features empirical research on promoting the personalization of online learning courses through presence, emotionality, and interactivity within digital classrooms. Highlighting best practices and evaluating student perceptions on distance learning, this handbook will appeal to researchers, educators, course designers, professionals, and administrators.

Handbook of Research on Humanizing the Distance Learning Experience

Handbook of Research on Humanizing the Distance Learning Experience
  • Author : Northcote, Maria,Gosselin, Kevin P.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-11-08
  • Total pages : 530
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : Distance learning is becoming increasingly prevalent in educational settings around the world as it provides more flexibility and access to classes for students and educators alike. While online classrooms are proving to be popular, there is a significant gap in the personalization and humanization of these courses. The Handbook of ...

Encyclopedia of Distance Learning Second Edition

Encyclopedia of Distance Learning  Second Edition
  • Author : Rogers, Patricia L.,Berg, Gary A.,Boettcher, Judith V.,Howard, Caroline,Justice, Lorraine,Schenk, Karen D.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2009-01-31
  • Total pages : 2612
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Summary : Offers comprehensive coverage of the issues, concepts, trends, and technologies of distance learning....

The Distance Learner s Guide

The Distance Learner s Guide
  • Author : Western Cooperative for Educational Telecommunications
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 157
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : This one-stop reference provides everything the distance learner or prospective distance learner needs to be effective in the on-line learning environment. The authors combine the most well-rounded team of distance learning experience available. It will help you determine which distance education provider is right for you, use a computer for ...

Policy for Open and Distance Learning

Policy for Open and Distance Learning
  • Author : H. D. Perraton,Helen Lentell
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 267
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : This book considers the questions that planners and policy makers in open and distance learning need to address at any level of education....

Learning and Teaching in Distance Education

Learning and Teaching in Distance Education
  • Author : Otto Peters
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 279
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

Open and Distance Learning in the Developing World

Open and Distance Learning in the Developing World
  • Author : Hilary Perraton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-11-12
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : This revised and updated edition of Open and Distance Learning in the Developing World sets the expansion of distance education in the context of general educational change and explores its use for basic and non-formal education, schooling, teacher training and higher education. Engaging with a range of topics, this comprehensive ...

Characteristics and Challenges of Distance Learning Librarians

Characteristics and Challenges of Distance Learning Librarians
  • Author : John M. Brandt,Stephan J. Macaluso
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 24
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : Purpose: This study examined the professional and research needs of distance learning librarians in higher education in order to inform program development by the Association of College Libraries Distance Learning Section. Methodology: 270 members of the section completed a 23 item online questionnaire on distance learning librarians' work environment and structure, interaction ...

Distance Learning

Distance Learning
  • Author : Michael Simonson
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release Date : 2014-07-01
  • Total pages : 105
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : Distance Learning is for leaders, practitioners, and decision makers in the fields of distance learning, e'learning, telecommunications, and related areas. It is a professional journal with applicable information for those involved with providing instruction to all kinds of learners, of all ages, using telecommunications technologies of all types. Stories are ...

International Handbook of Distance Education

International Handbook of Distance Education
  • Author : Terry Evans,Margaret Haughey,David Murphy
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008-02-13
  • Total pages : 796
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : Distance education is arguably one of the major developments in education during the 20th Century. This title explores the array of distance education theories and practices as they have been shaped by the late-20th Century and then positions these in terms of the contemporary circumstances of the 21st Century....

The Costs and Economics of Open and Distance Learning

The Costs and Economics of Open and Distance Learning
  • Author : Greville Rumble
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : The activity of costing is central to the planning and development of educational systems. Unfortunately many people are put off by the mere mention of costs but, Greville Rumble points out, there is nothing intrinsically difficult about costing. All it requires is a certain degree of logic and care. This ...

Open and Distance Learning Today

Open and Distance Learning Today
  • Author : Fred Lockwood
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 377
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : Fred Lockwood presents a comprehensive account of research and development in open, distance and flexible learning from a range of acknowledged experts from around the world. An essential purchase for teachers and students alike....

Distance Education

Distance Education
  • Author : Michael Simonson,Deborah J. Seepersaud
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release Date : 2018-08-01
  • Total pages : 257
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : The fourth edition of this book updates background information about the definition and supporting theories and updates the glossary with new terms related to distance education and instructional technology....

Planning and Developing Open and Distance Learning

Planning and Developing Open and Distance Learning
  • Author : Reginald F. Melton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2004-08-02
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : This book is aimed at those who are considering, or just starting to plan open and distance learning courses. It offers practical advice on how to find your students, expand your audience and become cost-effective without compromising quality. The main areas covered are: basic principles and different approaches to ODL ...

Motivation Volition and Engagement in Online Distance Learning

Motivation  Volition  and Engagement in Online Distance Learning
  • Author : Ucar, Hasan,Kumtepe, Alper Tolga
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2021-06-25
  • Total pages : 333
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : Motivation is an important factor in and for all education levels. However, as learners in online distance education milieus are away from both teachers, other learners, and the learning environments physically, this concept becomes more important for online education. Motivating learners in distance education and keeping their motivation alive throughout ...

Humanizing Distance Learning

Humanizing Distance Learning
  • Author : Paul Emerich France
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-01
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 1522509690
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Summary : "In some ways, shouldn′t we always be teaching from a distance?" Paul France asks this not as pitch for distance learning. But because part of the reason distance learning has been so challenging, Paul asserts, is that we’re replicating long-standing practices that promote dependent learning in our students. ...