TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Teresa; Ribble, Michael
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Educational Considerations;Spring2010, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
51538205

 

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