NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Audience
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 434 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Duran, Leslie – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
Although learner silence in face-to-face classrooms has been the topic of considerable research interest, relatively little investigation has been done into learners' experience of silence in distance education. Guided by a phenomenology of practice approach, this study explores the lived experiences of online silence, using interview data…
Descriptors: Distance Education, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Graduate Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Cavanagh, Thomas; Chen, Baiyun; Lahcen, Rachid Ait Maalem; Paradiso, James R. – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
While adaptive learning is emerging as a promising technology to promote access and quality at a large scale in higher education (Becker et al., 2018), the implementation of adaptive learning in teaching and learning is still sporadic, and it is unclear how to best design and teach an adaptive learning course in a higher education context. As…
Descriptors: Instructional Design, College Instruction, Individualized Instruction, Educational Technology
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Fiock, Holly S. – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
This article describes a practical approach for implementing instructional strategies in order to build a Community of Inquiry (CoI) into an online course. Online community building has positive effects on the quality of student learning, increases student engagement, and encourages motivation of students in online courses. The CoI is a…
Descriptors: Communities of Practice, Online Courses, Inquiry, Educational Strategies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Lee, HyunKyung; Chang, Heewon; Bryan, Lynette – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
This study examines how technological and relational factors independently and interactively predict the perceived learning success of doctoral students enrolled in online-based leadership programs offered in the United States. The 73-item Online Learning Success Scale (OLSS) was constructed, based on existing instruments, and administered online…
Descriptors: Online Courses, Doctoral Students, Leadership Training, Measures (Individuals)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Clements, Kyle; West, Richard E.; Hunsaker, Enoch – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
This article is intended as a practical resource to help interested organizations design and implement an open badging system. Open badges are a type of open credential designed to recognize a variety of skills, knowledge, and experiences, both inside and outside of traditional educational settings. While growing in popularity, common questions…
Descriptors: Credentials, Recognition (Achievement), Program Implementation, Electronic Publishing
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Costello, Eamon; Farrelly, Tom; Murphy, Tony – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
Little is known about open access publishing in educational technology journals that employ a hybrid model which charges authors only if they wish to publish via gold open access. In this study we sought to address this gap in the scholarly understanding of open access publishing in hybrid journals that publish research into the intersection of…
Descriptors: Access to Information, Periodicals, Educational Technology, Electronic Publishing
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Risquez, Angelica; McAvinia, Claire; Desmond, Yvonne; Bruen, Catherine; Ryan, Deirdre; Coughlan, Ann – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
This paper reports on the research findings from a national project examining the issues in creating, sharing, using, and reusing open educational resources (OER) in the context of the development of open education in Ireland. One important aspect of the research was to investigate the potential for using existing institutional research repository…
Descriptors: Open Educational Resources, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Open Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Littenberg-Tobias, Joshua; Ruiperez Valiente, Jose; Reich, Justin – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
The relationship between pricing and learning behavior is an important topic in research on massive open online courses (MOOCs). We report on two case studies where cohorts of learners were offered coupons for free certificates to explore how price reductions might influence behavior in MOOC-based online learning settings. In Case Study 1, we…
Descriptors: Student Behavior, Online Courses, Student Costs, Student Participation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Lee, Daeyeoul; Watson, Sunnie Lee; Watson, William R. – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
This study examines the relationships between self-efficacy, task value, and the use of self-regulated learning strategies by massive open online course (MOOC) learners from a social cognitive perspective. A total of 184 participants who enrolled in two MOOCs completed surveys. The results of Pearson's correlation analysis show a positive…
Descriptors: Self Efficacy, Self Management, Learning Strategies, Online Courses
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Anderson, Talea; Cuttler, Carrie – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
As open textbook initiatives are on the rise, a burgeoning literature has begun exploring student perceptions of openly licensed textbooks used in higher education. Most of this research has lacked consideration of potential differences in the perceptions of online and on-campus students and has failed to include a control group of students using…
Descriptors: Textbooks, Costs, Shared Resources and Services, Online Courses
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Douglas, Kerrie; Zielinski, Mitch; Merzdorf, Hillary; Diefes-Dux, Heidi; Bermel, Peter – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2019
Improving STEM MOOC evaluation requires an understanding of the current state of STEM MOOC evaluation, as perceived by all stakeholders. To this end, we investigated what kinds of information STEM MOOC instructors currently use to evaluate their courses and what kinds of information they feel would be valuable for that purpose. We conducted…
Descriptors: STEM Education, Large Group Instruction, Online Courses, Educational Technology
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Delgado, Huimei; Delgado, Michael S.; Hilton, John, III – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2019
Open educational resources (OER), which are free and openly licensed educational materials, have been a widely discussed topic in response to high textbook costs, the need for more pedagogical flexibility, and inequality in access to educational materials. In this study we examine the efficacy of OER through a quantitative analysis of the impact…
Descriptors: Shared Resources and Services, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Calculus
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Heller, Richard F.; Strobl, Judith; Madhok, Rajan – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2019
People's Open Access Education Initiative (Peoples-uni, http://peoples-uni.org) aims to contribute to improvements in the health of populations in low- to middle-income countries by building public health capacity via e-learning at affordable cost. We describe experience over nine years of the initiative, including the development and delivery of…
Descriptors: Access to Education, Online Courses, Public Health, Health Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Im, Tami; Kang, Minseok – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2019
The purpose of this study is to identify relationships of learners' achievement goal orientation, self-regulation, test-anxiety, self-efficacy, participation, satisfaction, and achievement in online learning environments in Korea. A total of 1,832 student responses from a Korean cyber university were used to find structural relationships of…
Descriptors: Correlation, Goal Orientation, Electronic Learning, Educational Environment
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Çakiroglu, Ünal; Kokoç, Mehmet; Gökoglu, Seyfullah; Öztürk, Mücahit; Erdogdu, Fatih – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2019
In an effort to understand trends in open and distance education more comprehensively, this study aims to identify the research trends, major concepts, and cutoff points in the articles published between 2009 and 2016. From five major peer-reviewed journals, a total of 989 articles were analyzed through a systematic literature review process using…
Descriptors: Open Education, Distance Education, Content Analysis, Educational Research
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  29