Instructors’ Perceptions of Presence in Online Learning

Richardson, J.C., Besser, E., Koehler, A., Lim, J., & Strait, M. (2016). Instructors’ perceptions of instructor presence in online learning environments. International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 7(4), 82–104.   This qualitative study was completed to explore the perceptions of instructors on their presence in online courses. Four research questions are posed … Continue reading Instructors’ Perceptions of Presence in Online Learning

Online Learning as Online Participation

Hrastinski, S. (2008). A theory of online learning as online participation. Computers & Education, 52, 78–82.   This article discusses previous theories and research to support the implication of online learning as online participation. The author presents theories to define participation and empirical evidence to support the argument that online participation drives online learning. Participation … Continue reading Online Learning as Online Participation