Open & Distance Education and eLearning Products

  • Managing and Supporting Instructional Design and Development

    By Milton C. Nielsen, J. Michael Spector

    Managing and Supporting Instructional Design and Development is a practical guide to managing multiple levels of instructional design activities, based upon management concept and application as well as instructional design process and application. The book takes an integrated approach within each…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15 
    Interdisciplinary Approaches to Educational Technology

  • The Educator’s Guide to Making Effective Instructional Videos

    By Jeffrey A. Armstrong

    The Educator’s Guide to Making Effective Instructional Videos provides instructors with the tools and skills necessary to develop engaging, high-quality lecture videos. Technology-enhanced teaching in traditional, online, blended, and flipped classrooms can involve a vast array of styles and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15 

  • The Routledge Handbook of Positive Communication

    Edited by José Antonio Muñiz Velázquez, Cristina Pulido

    The Routledge Handbook of Positive Communication forms a comprehensive reference point for cross-disciplinary approaches to understanding the central role of communication in the construction of hedonic and eudemonic happiness,or subjective and psychological well-being. Including contributions from…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 

  • ChatBots, TeacherBots, and Pedagogical Agents

    Systems and Algorithms That Teach

    By George Veletsianos

    ChatBots, TeacherBots, and Pedagogical Agents: Systems and Programs That Teach illuminates the opportunities and challenges of instructional machines and proposes ways to design bots that enhance learning and teaching. These technologies have been used for numerous purposes—from answering student…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15 

  • Young People's Literacies in the Digital Age

    Continuities, Conflicts and Contradictions in Practice

    By Luci Pangrazio

    This book explores the influence of the coded architectures of digital platforms, together with the social factors in which digital practices are embedded, to map out the complex ways that young people experience the digital context. Focusing on the notion of critical digital literacies, it tackles…

    Paperback – 2018-10-10 

  • Blended Learning in Engineering Education: Recent Developments in Curriculum, Assessment and Practice

    By Ataur Rahman, Vojislav Ilic

    Recently, off-campus delivery of university courses has become popular. There is an opportunity for delivering engineering courses using a blended learning approach where the best possible components of face-to-face and online delivery can be combined to offer flexible and dynamic engineering…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    CRC Press

  • Learning Engineering for Online Education

    Theoretical Contexts and Design-Based Examples

    Edited by Chris Dede, John Richards, Bror V.H. Saxberg

    Learning Engineering for Online Education is a comprehensive overview of the emerging field of learning engineering, a form of educational optimization driven by analytics, design-based research, and fast-paced, large-scale experimentation. Chapters written by instructional design and distance…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 

  • Reconstructing Undergraduate Education

    Using Learning Science To Design Effective Courses

    By Robert B. Innes

    This book is designed to introduce professors and administrators in higher education to the philosophical, theoretical, and research support for using a constructivist perspective on learning to guide the reconstruction of undergraduate education. It presents an original framework for…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 

  • Deep Comprehension

    Psychological Perspectives on Understanding, Enhancing, and Measuring Comprehension

    Edited by Keith K. Millis

    This volume provides an overview of research from the learning sciences into understanding, enhancing, and measuring "deep comprehension" from a psychological, educational, and psychometric perspective. It describes the characteristics of deep comprehension, what techniques may be used to improve…

    Paperback – 2018-09-28 

  • Curriculum Planning with Design Language

    Building Elegant Courses and Units

    By Ken Badley

    Curriculum Planning with Design Language provides a streamlined, adaptable framework for using visual design terminology to conceptualize instructional design objectives, processes, and strategies. Drawing from instructional design theory, pattern language theory, and aesthetics, these ten course…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21 

  • Technology Applications in School Consultation, Supervision, and School Psychology Training

    Edited by Aaron Fischer, Evan Dart, Tai Collins, Keith Radley

    Technology Applications in School Consultation, Supervision, and School Psychology Training covers the most recent innovations of technology in consultation, supervision, and school psychology training practice and research. A comprehensive and contemporary resource for educational, behavioral…

    Paperback – 2018-09-15 
    Consultation, Supervision, and Professional Learning in School Psychology Series

  • Data Visualization Made Simple

    Insights into Becoming Visual

    By Kristen Sosulski

    Data Visualization Made Simple is a practical guide to the fundamentals, strategies, and real-world cases for data visualization, an essential skill required in today’s information-rich world. With foundations rooted in statistics, psychology, and computer science, data visualization offers…

    Paperback – 2018-09-07 

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