ELT 7008: Literature Review Resources

This page lists all the online resources and other resources either mentioned or included as references for the course activities for the court ELT 7008 at Northcentral University titled Online Learning Communities. I was active in this course from July 2011 through September 2011 and my mentor was Dr. Glen Gatin. Dr. Gatin also has a wiki page located at: ncumentoring.wikispaces.com. Enjoy your journey of exploring the resources provided associated with e-learning or what is also termed online learning.

This page is currently being developed as of August 29, 2011

Building an Online Learning Community: Y. Chen - http://scholar.googleusercontent.com/scholar?q=cache:gTVRJYy5fqkJ:scholar.google.com/+online+conversations+versus+face+to+face+conversationsand+academic+courses&hl=en&as_sdt=0,38

Conversations Beyond the Classroom: L. Instone - http://www.ascilite.org.au/conferences/brisbane05/blogs/proceedings/34_Instone.pdf

Distance Education at a Glance: Dr. Barry Willis, University of Idaho -: http://www.uidaho.edu/eo/dist2.html

Emerging perspectives on learning, teaching, and technology: Michael Orey, Editor - http://projects.coe.uga.edu/epltt/index.php?title=Main_Page

Essential Characteristics of Successful Online Learners: Disussion facilitated by Jane Kircher - http://www.wisconsin.edu/ttt/kircher.htm

Graduate Students' Experiences of Challenges in Online Asynchronous Discussion: Murphy & Coleman - http://www.cjlt.ca/index.php/cjlt/article/view/128/122

Nature and Purpose of Online Conversations: L. Sherry - http://home.comcast.net/~lorraine.sherry/publications/dialogue.htm

Socialization in Online Programs: Watson & Gemin - http://www.inacol.org/research/promisingpractices/NACOL_PP_Socialization.pdf

Study of Asynchronous and Synchronous e-Learning Methods: S. Hrastinski -

Theory and Practice of Online Learning: Multiple Authors, Athabasca University - http://cde.athabascau.ca/online_book/index.html

Tips and Tricks for Teaching Online: Shelton & Saltsman - http://itdl.org/Journal/Oct_04/article04.htm

Visuialization Tool for Managing Online Communication:

Note: Titles of resources are often abbreviated with keywords as a guide to resource content and do not always reflect the full title.