Educational Technology in Higher Education
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A scoop it magazine focusing on educational technology in higher education.
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Barriers to the Adoption of Online Learning Systems

Barriers to the Adoption of Online Learning Systems | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

Over the course of the last year, new models for online learning have captured the attention of the higher education community and the American public. In particular, "massively open online courses" (MOOCs) hold out the promise that tens of thousands of students can take courses online from elite universities for little or no charge. The implication in this proposition is that the online environment offers the possibility for a small number of faculty to teach thousands of students effectively. But up to now, that has not been the experience of postsecondary institutions delivering instruction online

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Overcoming Resistance to Digital Pedagogy

By Justin Marquis Ph.D. Let me begin this discussion of digital pedagogy with a brief story about my own real-life encounter with institutional resistance to creating a class based entirely on digital media production.
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