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How ICT is being used for education and development. [ Also see: http://www.bestonlinecourses.info ]
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6 Signs of a Bad Online Instructor

6 Signs of a Bad Online Instructor | ICT for Education and Development | Scoop.it
About 5.4 million students, or 1 in 4, took at least one distance education course during the fall of 2012, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.

That said, even the best online programs – like their traditional campus counterparts – have some poor professors. And it can be trickier to identify those instructors in an online course until it’s too late to switch.

The many students beginning a new online course should be aware of these six signs their professor won’t make the grade.

Via Maggie Rouman
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Becky Roehrs's curator insight, January 30, 2:09 PM

Not providing any video or audio resources in an online class is tough on your students-you need interactive items for students-it's best if you include a number of yourself discussing / demoing concepts too. 

Helen Teague's curator insight, February 2, 10:18 AM
good points: avoid teaching online if you have not learned online
Margarita Saucedo's curator insight, February 2, 10:50 AM
El instructor motiva o inspira a continuar con los cursos online. No solamente el diseño cuenta
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1 hour of seat time? Checklist for Online Courses from 360training.com

1 hour of seat time? Checklist for Online Courses from 360training.com | ICT for Education and Development | Scoop.it
Have you been thinking about authoring an elearning course (Life as a 360 Author), but are having a hard time getting a sense of how much content to create to end up with about an hour of seat time?

The following provides broad high-level guidance for authors, subject matter experts, and instructional designers when planning an online course. Note that these are guidelines only. Design for actual courses should reflect learner needs with respect to course objectives.

Via Dennis T OConnor, Rosário Durão
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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, March 23, 2015 12:02 PM

What's it take to author an e-learning module with 1 hour of seat time?  For a solid estimate and a fine outline on how to build an e-learning module read this article! 

Sue Walsh's curator insight, March 26, 2015 5:54 PM

It reinforces the importance of wise up front choices to maximise ROI!!