Online Learning Effectiveness Research

Brewer, Laura C., et al, Arizona State University PowerPoint Presentation, (PSA 2002) “Is More Better? Assessing the Effectiveness of Online Learning Environments”

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This presentation uses graphs and charts to review online learning designs. The authors conclude that “Institutions should begin to assess the quality of online learning environments rather than just tout the growth in number of online courses.”

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