Online professional development for e-learning: A critical overview of models and approaches
McLoughlin, C. and Maor, D. (2005) Online professional development for e-learning: A critical overview of models and approaches. In: World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications (EDMEDIA) 2005, June 27, 2005, Montreal, Canada.
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Can professional development be achieved online using a web-based technologies and what are the design challenges? In this paper we review a range of approaches and models to create a taxonomy of types of professional development for tertiary teachers using web-based delivery. It is recommended that transformative and reflective models of online professional development are more likely to sustainable and effective in supporting professional learning for the successful introduction of technological innovations in teaching.
|Publication Type:||Conference Paper|
|Murdoch Affiliation:||School of Education|
|Publisher:||Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)|
|Notes:||Appears In: Proceedings of World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications 2005|
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