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Distance Learning

Stephen Jones and Ilora Finlay

in Education in Palliative Care: Building a Culture of Learning

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780198569855
eISBN:
9780191730443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198569855.003.0019
Subject:
Palliative Care, Palliative Medicine Research, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

The traditional image of distance (or open) learning is the correspondence course, where the student and the tutor/institution communicate intermittently by the use of paper and the postal service. ... More


Reimagining Learning in CLMOOC

Mia Zamora

in MOOCs and Their Afterlives: Experiments in Scale and Access in Higher Education

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226469317
eISBN:
9780226469591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226469591.003.0008
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

With the new affordances of networked learning in an open environment, how can we reimagine what learning is in the 21st century? How might the HigherEd phenomenon of MOOCs affect learning across ... More


Introduction

Elizabeth Losh

in MOOCs and Their Afterlives: Experiments in Scale and Access in Higher Education

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226469317
eISBN:
9780226469591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226469591.003.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

MOOCs – massive open online courses – have been greeted with emotional extremes that range from euphoric enthusiasm to catastrophic pessimism. In contrast, this collection situates the phenomena of ... More


The Learning Cliff: Peer Learning in a Time of Rapid Change

Jonathan Worth

in MOOCs and Their Afterlives: Experiments in Scale and Access in Higher Education

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226469317
eISBN:
9780226469591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226469591.003.0007
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter describes an aggressively steep learning curve for a new teacher seeking to understand both what to teach (of a subject which itself is going through a process of digital disruption), ... More


The Last Flicker (Pallam Raju’s Stint)

R.V. Vaidyanatha Ayyar

in History of Education Policymaking in India, 1947-2016

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780199474943
eISBN:
9780199090891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199474943.003.0017
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This chapter describes how the UPA Government had reached the terminal stage when Pallam Raju assumed charge as Minister, MHRD, and how in spite of heavy odds made the best of a bad job, and ... More


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