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Author Conrad, Rita-Marie.

Title Engaging the online learner : activities and resources for creative instruction / Rita-Marie Conrad, J. Ana Donaldson.

Imprint San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  371.3344678 C763e 2004    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 129 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Jossey-Bass guides to online teaching and learning ; v. 1
Jossey-Bass guides to online teaching and learning ; v. 1.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 121-123) and index.
Contents Preface -- The authors -- Part 1. Constructing activities to engage online learners. 1. Engaged learning in an online environment -- 2. Designing online engagement -- 3. Measuring online engaged learning -- Part 2. Activities to engage online learners. 4. Learning to use online tools -- 5. Online icebreakers -- 6. Peer partnership and team activities -- 7. Reflective activities -- 8. Authentic activities -- 9. Games and simulations -- 10. Learner-led activities -- References -- Index.
Summary This book consists of two parts. Part one provides a basic framework with which to organize activities so that engagement is introduced into the online environment and learned by community members in phases. Part two presents activities that can be used to promote engagement among online learners on a phase-by-phase basis.
Subject Internet in education -- United States.
Web-based instruction -- United States.
Computer-assisted instruction -- United States.
Added Author Donaldson, J. Ana.
ISBN 0787966673 (pbk.)
9780787966676 (pbk.)

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