Author Archives: Ann

A laugh a day keeps the doctor away

Hilarious!!! “My fake college syllabus” Via @frizzbarks @Salon. Thanks for sharing! Advertisements

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Literature review of online learning

I just came across Cathy Anderson’s very interesting blog and I thought I’d share her literature review of online learning research and studies. Well worth investigating!

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Happy New Year!

May the new year bring many learning and sharing opportunities your way. Happy New Year and thanks for being part of my personal learning network!

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Featured in a learning and development professional blog

A warm thank you to the awesome team at Learning and Development Global Events (and a special shout out to Lisa Goldstein) for featuring me in their interesting blog. During my interview, I mentioned some inspiring professionals in the field … Continue reading

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New book

Excited to announce the publication of our new book “Educational Communities of Inquiry: Theoretical Framework, Research and Practice” and my contribution as coauthor! I wrote a chapter entitled Effective Teaching Practices to Foster Vibrant Communities of Inquiry in Synchronous Online … Continue reading

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Online learning future resides in seamless integration of distance students in the university’s regular activities

In today’s world, pretty much every student ends up taking online courses. According to Allen and Seaman (2011), there are over six millions online students (that is, taking at least one online course) in the United States. So how are … Continue reading

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A guest post on Peoplegogy’s Blog

I have been invited to write a guest post on Peoplegogy’s blog to share my experience as a Ph.D. candidate and my advice to those considering this journey. Quite a nice experience! I hope you enjoy reading it as much … Continue reading

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