Distance Learning

For Educators, Trainers, and Leaders

Sponsored by the U.S. Distance Learning Association, The Patel College of Health Care Sciences, Nova Southeastern University And Information Age Publishing

Indexed in DE Hub

Volume 6 #3, 2009

FEATURED ARTICLES: SPOTLIGHT ARTICLE: KAPLAN VIRTUAL EDUCATION: SCHOOLS DESIGNED TO FIT THE STUDENT, Nancy Maldonado and Andrew Ordover. COLLABORATIVE KNOWLEDGE BUILDING: BLENDING IN-CLASS AND ONLINE LEARNING FORMATS, Margaret Riel and Paul Sparks. CONVERTING AN UNDERGRADUATE NURSING COURSE TO MOSTLY ONLINE: ONE EXPERIENCE, Nova Ann Todd. LITERACY QUEST USING BLACKBOARD TECHNOLOGY, Cherie Roberts, Regina A. Bobak, and David E. Walker. MULTITASKING DURING CHATS: AT THE INTERSECTION OF LAUNDRY AND MINDFUL LEARNING, Constance E. Wanstreet and David Stein. OPEN EDUCATION STUDENTS´┐Ż PERSPECTIVES OF DISTANCE TEACHING OF THE PRINCIPLES OF ATATURK AND THE HISTORY OF REVOLUTION, Kadir Ulusoy. SCHOOL GUIDANCE COUNSELORS: ARE THEY DISTANCE EDUCATION'S BIGGEST ALLY? Sonya R. Durden. FROM THE CLASSROOM LEARNING COMMUNITY TO A WEB-ENABLED COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE, James M. Greer. ESTABLISHING MILITARY REMOTE LEARNING CENTERS, David M. Lorenz. TELERADIOLOGY AND TELENEUROLOGY: SERVING HEALTH CARE NEEDS, Joan M. Rehnert. GETTING CONNECTED TO THE CALIFORNIA K-12 HIGH SPEED NETWORK: AN OVERVIEW OF SERVICES AND APPLICATIONS, David Billett. USDLA AWARD WINNERS COLUMNS: ENDS AND MEANS: Differentiating Instruction in Online Environments -by Natalie B. Milman. TRY THIS: Student Engagement, Motivation, and Rapport, -by Errol Craig Sull. AND FINALLY ... Inevitable? Do You Really Think So? -by Michael Simonson