Digital resourcesafrom games to blogs to social networkingaare strong forces in education today, but how can those tools be effectively utilized by educators and course designers in higher education? Filled with practical advice, the e-Learning and Social Networking Handbook, Second Edition provides a comprehensive overview of online learning tools and offers strategies for using these resources in course design, highlighting some of the most relevant and challenging topics in e-learning today, including: ac using social networking for educational purposes ac designing for a distributed environment ac strengths and weaknesses of delivering content in various formats (text, audio, and video) ac potential constraints on course design ac implementation, evaluation, induction, and training Illustrated by short, descriptive case studies, the e-Learning and Social Networking Handbook, Second Edition also directs the reader to useful resources that will enhance their course design. This helpful guide will be invaluable to all those involved in the design and delivery of online learning in higher education.Resources for Higher Education Frank Rennie, Tara M. Morrison ... Skype effectively provides an encrypted tunnel through the firewall that could be used for attacks against the clienta#39;s PC and any other networked ... but only where users can receive at least 2 mbps, as anything less than this can cause the same connectivity issues as dial-up. ... Make use of Skype in the classroom to share best practise.
|Title||:||E-learning and Social Networking Handbook|
|Author||:||Frank Rennie, Tara M. Morrison|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013|