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Young, Jeffrey R. – Chronicle of Higher Education, 2009
Recording class sessions so students can view them online is becoming routine on many campuses. But all that taping can lead to "uh-oh moments," such as when a professor's joke about the college dean ends up on YouTube, or a private comment to a student after class is inadvertently broadcast. Some lecture bloopers caught on tape are…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Course Content, Nonprint Media, Lecture Method
Mitchell, Betty; Geva-May, Iris – Journal of Distance Education, 2009
This study explores attitudes towards and affecting online learning implementation (OLI). In recent years there has been greater acceptance of online learning (OL) by institutional decision-makers, as evidenced by higher levels of institutional involvement; nevertheless, the increase in faculty acceptance lags behind. This gap affects the…
Descriptors: Adoption (Ideas), Resistance to Change, Educational Innovation, College Environment
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Louw, Johann; Brown, Cheryl; Muller, Johan; Soudien, Crain – Computers & Education, 2009
This study describes the results of a survey and a description of instructional technologies in place in the social sciences in South African Universities. Lecturers in the social sciences reported a well-established practice of information and communication technologies (ICTs) use for general purposes (although frequent use tended to be for email…
Descriptors: Use Studies, Self Efficacy, Social Sciences, Instructional Materials
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Wood, Denise; Friedel, Martin – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2009
In 1983 Donald Schon argued for the development of "an epistemology of practice which places technical problem-solving within a broader context of reflective inquiry" (Schon, 1983, p. 69) in response to the complexity, uncertainty and instability of professional knowledge. This paper reports on a collaborative project led by the…
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Computer Uses in Education, Internet, Educational Technology
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Birch, Dawn; Burnett, Bruce – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2009
Rapid advances in educational and information communications technology (ICT) have encouraged some educators to move beyond traditional face to face and distance education correspondence modes toward a rich, technology mediated e-learning environment. Ready access to multimedia at the desktop has provided the opportunity for educators to develop…
Descriptors: Adoption (Ideas), Barriers, College Environment, Teacher Attitudes
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Mills, Lane; Ringler, Marjorie C. – International Journal of Educational Leadership Preparation, 2009
North Carolina is one of several states that have begun to incorporate the components of the Framework for 21st Century Learning in its focus on school leadership development and support. A principal preparation program in rural eastern North Carolina initiated and designed webfolios for submission of evidences of internship learning experiences.…
Descriptors: Portfolios (Background Materials), Electronic Publishing, Principals, Administrator Education
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Shafie, Latisha Asmaak; Jusoff, Kamaruzaman – International Education Studies, 2009
Blogs act as knowledge repositories and personalize knowledge management within learning organizations.These knowledge repositories allow capturing and disseminating tacit knowledge which improve task implementations. However, workplace blogging is not popular among academicians as there are not many academicians blog about their working…
Descriptors: Electronic Publishing, Diaries, College Faculty, Interviews
Lipka, Sara – Chronicle of Higher Education, 2009
Students have cheated for centuries, but the problem is knottier than it used to be. The Internet and its infinite dishonest shortcuts have made many cases more complex, and antiplagiarism software like Turnitin flags more potential offenses than could be caught before. At the same time, professors' and college presidents' run-ins with plagiarism…
Descriptors: Cheating, Integrity, Ethics, College Presidents
Nemtsova, Anna – Chronicle of Higher Education, 2009
Vladislav Zakharevich, head of the newly established Southern Federal University, has gained a reputation as an innovator while leading one of the four component institutions of Southern Federal. Touring the campuses under his care, he found laboratory equipment so worn down as to be nearly useless; dormitories with broken toilets and infested by…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Laboratory Equipment, Dormitories, Foreign Countries
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