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Title Assuring quality in online education : practices and processes at the teaching, resource, and program levels / edited by Kay Shattuck
Edition First edition
Published Sterling, Virginia : Stylus, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 289 pages.)
Series Online learning and distance education
Online learning and distance education.
Contents Stakeholders of Quality Assurance in Online Education: Inputs and Outputs / Deborah Adair and Sebastián Díaz -- Cost, Access, and Quality: Breaking the Iron Triangle Through Disruptive Technology-Based Innovations / Stella C.S. Porto -- The Sloan Consortium Pillars and Quality Scorecard / Janet C. Moore and Kaye Shelton -- K-12 Online Learning: Recommendations for Assuring Quality / Susan Patrick, Matthew Wicks, and Allison Powell -- Progress Toward Transparency and Quality Assurance / Cali Morrison, Karen Paulson, and Russell Poulin -- A Process to Improve Course Design: A Key Variable in Course Quality / Deborah Adair -- A Model for Determining the Effectiveness and Impact of Faculty Professional Development / Lawrence C. Ragan and Carol A. McQuiggan -- The Power of a Collaborative, Collegial Approach to Improving Online Teaching and Learning / Leonard Bogle, Scott Day, Daniel Matthews, and Karen Swan -- Engaging Online Faculty and Administrators in the Assessment Process / Jennifer Stephens-Helm, Karan Powell, and Julie Atwood -- Disability and Accessibility: Proactive Strategies to Improve Quality / Barbara A. Frey and Lorna R. Kearns -- Assuring Quality for an Expanding Population of Culturally Diverse Students / Kay Shattuck, Jennifer A. Linder-VanBerschot, Janice Maloney High, Carrie Main, Li Wang, and David Black -- Ethics Matters: Assuring Quality at the Academic Program Level / Melody M. Thompson and Gary W. Kuhne -- Academic Advising: A Link to a Quality Experience for Students / Heather L. Chakiris -- Learning Analytics: A Tool for Quality Assurance / Phil Ice, Melissa Layne, and Wallace Boston -- Using Principles of Knowledge Management for Educational Quality Assurance / Sebastián Díaz, Wallace Boston, Melissa Layne, and Phil Ice -- An Adaptive Model for Calculating Contact Hours in Distance-Education Courses / Karan Powell, Jennifer Stephens-Helm, Melissa Layne, and Phil Ice -- The Role and Realities of Accreditation: A Practical Guide for Programs and Institutions Preparing for an Accreditation Visit / Susan Biro, Christine Mullins, and Jean Runyon -- Saying "Quality Assurance" When We Mean Something Else / Julie Porosky Hamlin -- Bumblebees Can Fly--And So Can We! / John Sener
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Computer-assisted instruction -- Standards.
Distance education -- Computer-assisted instruction -- Standards.
Quality assurance.
Form Electronic book
Author Shattuck, Kay, editor of compilation
ISBN 1579228720 (electronic bk.)
9781579228729 (electronic bk.)