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ERIC Number: EJ1064392
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Pages: 24
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1052-4800
Online Pedagogy: Principles for Supporting Effective Distance Education
Scheer, Stephanie B.; Terry, Krista P.; Doolittle, Peter E.; Hicks, David
Journal on Excellence in College Teaching, v15 n1-2 p7-30 2004
Distance education has become a major form of education in the United States. This surge in popularity has launched a plethora of scholarship emphasizing the distillation of those strategies which inform effective, learning experiences in the distance environment. A growing consensus among researchers recognizes the need for a holistic approach to discerning these strategies of effective practice, which can then also be articulated as principles for application. This article presents such a synthesis, detailing the administrative, instructional design and development as well as pedagogical implementation strategies which support effective distance education and summarizes these strategies with a set of guiding principles for practitioners to apply in their individual environments.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Virginia