NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Showing all 2 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Boyle, Frank; Kwon, Jinhee; Ross, Catherine; Simpson, Ormond – Open Learning, 2010
This article argues that in the drive to develop e-learning initiatives in distance learning, simpler ways of supporting students for retention may be overlooked; for example, the linking of students in the form of mentoring and peer support networks. The article reports on three mentoring projects, in the United Kingdom, Korea and New Zealand,…
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Social Support Groups, Mentors, Outcomes of Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Boyle, Frank T. – College English, 1993
Argues against the encroachment of information technologies, particularly information machines, upon higher education. Describes the experience at an IBM Corporation presentation on the use of computers in the college classroom. Defines the term "talking head" and shows how this term relates to education. (HB)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Computers, English Curriculum, English Instruction