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About Michael Barbour

Michael K. Barbour is Associate Professor of Instructional Design for the College of Education and Health Sciences at Touro University California. He has been involved with K-12 online learning in a variety of countries for well over a decade as a researcher, teacher, course designer and administrator. Michael's research focuses on the effective design, delivery and support of K-12 online learning, particularly for students located in rural jurisdictions.

Review Your Experiences With CANeLearn

The Canadian eLearning Network (CANeLearn) has been in formal existence since around 2013.  During that time we have been consistently hosting events, partnering with other organizations, and building a library of resources to support K-12 elearning throughout Canada.  For example, we have hosted Summer Leadership Summits in 2014, 2015, and [...]

By | 2018-04-17T13:49:10+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Facebook, Social Media|

Reminder: 2018 CIDER Session – State of the Nation: K-12 E-Learning in Canada

The CIDER Sessions Series includes monthly sessions running from September 2017 to June 2018. These sessions feature presentations by leading researchers in distance, distributed, and online learning. June 6, 2018 · 11am MT State of the Nation: K-12 E-Learning in Canada Michael Barbour, Touro University Mare Island Randy LaBonte, Canadian [...]

By | 2018-04-18T05:42:22+00:00 April 21st, 2018|CIDER, State of the Nation, Webinar|

DL Symposium Live Streaming!

A conference update for the BC DL Symposium that begins this evening. Canadian eLearning Network No Images? Click here 15th Annual DL Symposium is Live Streaming! To our #CANeLearn network members - Keynote and workshop sessions from the April 18-20 Digital Learning Symposium will be streamed live & recorded! for links! [...]

By | 2018-04-18T19:11:04+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Conferences, Digital Learning (DL) Conference|

2018 BC Digital Learning Symposium – Final Update

A final notice for the up-coming British Columbia Digital Learning Symposium. 2018 BC Digital Learning Symposium 2018 Digital Learning Symposium – Frontiers of Innovation: Curriculum Change in Online Learning Environments. This update email is to all delegates, presenters, and sponsors registered. Please read through to the end for important information including: Workshop session [...]

By | 2018-04-18T05:46:35+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Conferences, Digital Learning (DL) Conference|

Guide sur la personnalisation des apprentissages en formation à distance

Alors que ce rapport est axé sur les étudiants adultes, il y a quelques informations utiles ici pour ceux qui sont impliqués dans l'éducation à distance M-12. PERSONNALISATION DES APPRENTISSAGES EN FORMATION À DISTANCE AU CANADA FRANCOPHONE * Le document est disponible via En collaboration avec le Centre de documentation sur [...]

By | 2018-04-11T13:04:30+00:00 April 17th, 2018|REFAD, Research|

DDL Webinar: K-12 Blended Teaching Competencies: D

Please note this up-coming webinar hosted by the Association for Educational Communications and Technology focused on K-12 blended teaching.  While the research has been conducted by a couple of US-based academics, the competencies are designed to not be geographic-specific. Yvonne Earnshaw would like to invite you to...   DDL Webinar: [...]

By | 2018-04-10T20:59:51+00:00 April 16th, 2018|AECT, blended learning, Webinar|

Register to Attend the iNACOL Symposium

Many CANeLearn members attend this conference each year.  Check it out. To view this email as a web page, go here. Dear Colleagues: Attendee registration is now open for the iNACOL Symposium held on October 21-24, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. This year's theme is “Driving the Transformation of Learning.” Register to attend the iNACOL [...]

By | 2018-04-11T19:59:56+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Conferences, iNACOL|
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