The Online Educator: A Guide to Creating the Virtual Classroom by Maggie Mcvay LynchThe Online Educator: A Guide to Creating the Virtual Classroom by Maggie Mcvay Lynch

The Online Educator: A Guide to Creating the Virtual Classroom

byMaggie Mcvay LynchEditorMaggie Mcvay Lynch

Hardcover | March 29, 2002

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The internet is changing the way we live and education has always played an important part in shaping our lives. It is now time for education to capitalise on the Internet's capabilities to create a new learning environment for tomorrow's students.
The Online Educatorprovides much needed straightforward advice on how to create a web-based education system. From Administrative planning and selecting resources to individual course development, it offers clear, novice-friendly information on the entire process of online learning. Key features include:

*clear definitions of common terms and concepts
*a practical 'how-to' approach with useful checklists
*a discussion of the issues for students and teaching staff
*links to useful websites and other resources.

Based firmly on current distance learning research, yet accessible and very readable, this book will be indispensible to anyone interested in developing online education.

Title:The Online Educator: A Guide to Creating the Virtual ClassroomFormat:HardcoverDimensions:192 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.6 inPublished:March 29, 2002Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415263697

ISBN - 13:9780415263696

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'Sound guidance on how to plan for online delivery and student support, taking account of issues such as language and cultural differences, student motivation, and the need to accommodate different styles and strategies of learning.' - Educational Review