Category Archives: online classes

Online Learning and Online Teaching Part 3

Without further ado, I give you the final installment of my interview with Jodi Williams and Sarah Hentges, two professors at University of Maine at Augusta who teach online classes to distance learners all over the country and even the … Continue reading

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Online Learning and Online Teaching, Part 2

My interview with Jodi Williams and Sarah Hentges, about online education from the professor’s point of view, continues below. You can read Part 1 here. How do you keep your students engaged in an online class? Jodi: This is a … Continue reading

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Online Learning and Online Teaching

A huge part of my distance learning experience here at University of Maine at Augusta has come in the form of online classes, and I’ve been pretty vocal about my appreciation – and even love – for this kind of … Continue reading

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The more things change, the more they change

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you know I’m a big advocate for distance learning. I’m embracing the technologies my school, University of Maine at Augusta, offers. Online classes, videoconference classes, ITV classes – these are the … Continue reading

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A different kind of distance learning

When I started “going to school” at University of Maine Augusta, I didn’t really go anywhere. The class came to me, either through online classes or via ITV or videoconference. When we talk about distance learning, this is a big … Continue reading

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Another Look at Online Classes

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Connections: On the Web, In the Classroom

Big snow day all over the northeast, and it’s not over yet. Back when Jodi Williams shared her experiences in Palau, I had to laugh when she talked about the “limited bandwidth” and the “sometimes-sketchy internet connection” of that island … Continue reading

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