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The Resource The virtual student : a profile and guide to working with online learners, Rena M. Palloff, Keith Pratt

The virtual student : a profile and guide to working with online learners, Rena M. Palloff, Keith Pratt

Label
The virtual student : a profile and guide to working with online learners
Title
The virtual student
Title remainder
a profile and guide to working with online learners
Statement of responsibility
Rena M. Palloff, Keith Pratt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Virtual Student is an essential resource for online educators working with students in higher education and training settings. The authors offer an overview of the key issues of student learning online and provide a practical guide to working with online students. The book covers a broad range of topics including learning styles, multicultural issues, evaluation, retention, and the challenging problems of plagiarism and cheating
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Palloff, Rena M.
Dewey number
371.3/5
Index
index present
LC call number
LC5803.C65
LC item number
P35 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pratt, Keith
Series statement
The Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Distance education
  • College students
  • Distance Education
  • College Students
  • Enseignement à distance
  • Étudiants
  • College students
  • Distance education
  • United States
  • Teleleren
  • E-Learning
  • Élève
  • Enseignement supérieur
  • Formation par Internet
  • États-Unis
  • Education, Distance
  • Computer-Assisted Instruction
  • Students
Label
The virtual student : a profile and guide to working with online learners, Rena M. Palloff, Keith Pratt
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-183) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. A profile of the virtual student. -- Who is the virtual student? -- The student side of online learning communities -- Learning styles -- Gender, culture, lifestyle, and geography -- What the virtual student needs -- pt. 2. A guide to working with the virtual student: issues, concerns, and strategies. -- Designing a good student orientation -- Time and commitment -- Assessment and evaluation -- Legal issues and the virtual student -- Attrition, retention, and group size -- Becoming truly learner-focused: best practices in online teaching -- Resources: the toolkit for a successful online student -- Introduction to the toolkit for a successful online student -- Resource A: faculty tools -- Resource B: student tools
Control code
ocm51053551
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 191 pages
Isbn
9780787964740
Lccn
2002154036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51053551
  • (OCoLC)51053551
Label
The virtual student : a profile and guide to working with online learners, Rena M. Palloff, Keith Pratt
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-183) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. A profile of the virtual student. -- Who is the virtual student? -- The student side of online learning communities -- Learning styles -- Gender, culture, lifestyle, and geography -- What the virtual student needs -- pt. 2. A guide to working with the virtual student: issues, concerns, and strategies. -- Designing a good student orientation -- Time and commitment -- Assessment and evaluation -- Legal issues and the virtual student -- Attrition, retention, and group size -- Becoming truly learner-focused: best practices in online teaching -- Resources: the toolkit for a successful online student -- Introduction to the toolkit for a successful online student -- Resource A: faculty tools -- Resource B: student tools
Control code
ocm51053551
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 191 pages
Isbn
9780787964740
Lccn
2002154036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51053551
  • (OCoLC)51053551

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