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Forthcoming Open & Distance Education and eLearning Books

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  1. Learning with Mobile and Handheld Technologies

    Inside and outside the classroom

    By John Galloway, Merlin John, Maureen McTaggart

    As technology evolves we are ever more reliant on the use of handheld and mobile devices, yet what do we know about their impact on learning? While there is a lot of interest in mobile technology, many schools still aren’t sure how to best use it for learning and teaching. Learning with Handhelds...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Massive Open Online Courses

    The MOOC Revolution

    Edited by Paul Kim

    Are MOOCs a catalyst for reimagining education, a sign of the increased corporatization of the education sector, or merely a well-publicized but passing trend? Massive Open Online Courses shares insights from multiple stakeholders on what MOOCs are now and could eventually become, providing those...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Instructional Value of Digital Storytelling

    Higher Education, Professional, and Adult Learning Settings

    By Patricia McGee

    Although storytelling has been recognized as an effective instructional strategy for some time, most educators are not informed about how to communicate a story that supports learning—particularly when using digital media. The Instructional Value of Digital Storytelling provides a broad overview of...

    To Be Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Building Better Universities

    Strategies, Spaces, Technologies

    By Jos Boys

    Building Better Universities provides a wide-ranging summary and critical review of the increasing number of groundbreaking initiatives undertaken by universities and colleges around the world. It suggests that we have reached a key moment for the higher education sector in which the services,...

    To Be Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Building Blocks for Game Design and Learning

    By Casper Harteveld

    Series: Digital Games and Learning

    As scholars increasingly recognize the utility of digital games as tools for learning, there is a growing need for knowledge in two related areas: first, how do players learn from games and second, what specific design techniques ensure meaningful learning outcomes for the player? In...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Learning Technologies and the Body

    Integration and Implementation In Formal and Informal Learning Environments

    Edited by Victor Lee

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume explores how technology-supported learning environments can incorporate physical activity and interactive experiences in formal education. It presents cutting-edge research and design work on a new generation of "body-centric" technologies such as wearable body sensors, GPS tracking...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Best Practices in Online Program Development

    Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

    By Elliot King, Neil Alperstein

    Series: Best Practices in Online Teaching and Learning

    Best Practices in Online Program Development is a practical, hands-on guide that provides the concrete strategies that academic and administrative departments within institutions of higher learning need to develop in order to create and maintain coherent and effective online educational programs....

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Digital Discourse

    New Directions for Technology-Enhanced Learning

    By Denise Whitelock

    Written to promote e-learning excellence, Digital Discourse outlines and illustrates the effectiveness of computer mediated discourse in teaching and technology-enhanced learning courses. It offers a coherent and effective teaching approach through the use of digital discourses. This approach has...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Technology, e-Learning and the Knowledge Society

    3rd Edition

    By A.W. (Tony) Bates

    Series: Routledge Studies in Distance Education

    This definitive guide on how best to deliver e-learning materials clearly weighs the pros and cons of using different media in learning environments. Unlike books that just focus on good design or define teaching with technology as merely incoporating the internet and learning management systems,...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge