Experience from the Trenches: Toward Effective Online Teaching

Reisman, Sorel
September 2006
IT Professional;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p62
Academic Journal
The article offers information on effective online teaching. It is noted that a great number of universities and colleges have faculty development activities that center on teaching faculty to teach better. An example of this is the use of Web-based distance learning to teach faculty how to employ Web-based distance learning in their classes, either to aid regular classroom sessions or to totally replace them. A solution posed to the problem on online teaching is the use of the Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT).This web site has 15,000 learning materials which higher education faculty have contributed for reuse.


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