Learner Engagement and Online Student Success

Reading Days guest speaker, Christine E. Schaeffer, will be connecting with us remotely, Thursday afternoon from 1:30 – 3:00 in the CLI, to share her research and insights on the subject of Learner Engagement and Online Learner Success.

She and co-author, George Konetes, were recently published in the International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning (ITDL). Their article, “Impact of learner Engagement on Attrition Rates and Student Success in Online Learning” looks at concerns related to student success and learning engagement in online learning.

Christine E. Schaeffer is a Doctoral Candidate in the Ph.D. in Communications Media and Instructional Technology program at IUP. Her research interests include distance education, online social media, and higher education administration and leadership

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s