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Managing online instructor workload : strategies for finding balance and success

Author
Conceição, Simone C. O., 1963-
Title
Managing online instructor workload : strategies for finding balance and success / Simone C.O. Conceição, Rosemary M. Lehman.
Format
Book
Edition
1st ed.
Published
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2011.
Description
xvi, 115 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
URL
<Cover image> http://catalogimages.wiley.com/images/db/jimages/9780470888421.jpg
Other contributors
Lehman, Rosemary M., 1932-
Uniform series
Jossey-Bass guides to online teaching and learning.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-107) and index.
Contents
  • Issues and challenges when teaching online
  • Instructors' stories for balancing workload
  • Looking at workload from a design perspective
  • Managing tasks and prioritizing time
  • Using workload strategies for maintaining quality of life
  • Final thoughts and practical implications for balancing workload.
Summary
"A large number of institutions are now providing online programs, requiring instructors to change the way they think about teaching and master a distinct set of workload management skills. The first book to discuss workload management for online instructors, Managing Online Instructor Workload offers practical strategies, advice, and examples for how to prioritize, balance, and manage an online teaching workload. Based on surveys and interviews, the timely and comprehensive insight in this book is essential for online instructors, instructional designers, faculty developers and others involved in online learning"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject headings
Distance education--Computer-assisted instruction.
Teachers--Workload.
ISBN
9780470888421 (pbk.)
0470888423 (pbk.)

Holdings

Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
LC5803.C65 C66 2011
Location
Stacks
Floor
2nd Floor
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