Moving Beyond Bricks and Mortar: Changing the Conversation on Online Education

Miller, Teresa; Ribble, Michael
March 2010
Educational Considerations;Spring2010, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p3
Academic Journal
The article discusses the education community's inability to keep up with the shift from traditional school to online education. It mentions that teacher preparation program rarely includes online learning courses which resulted in new teachers entering the profession without online teaching skills. It also cites several reasons why higher education faculty resist teaching online classes which include increased in workloads, altered role of instructor, and reduced course quality.


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