Douglass Bourne

Douglass Bourne teaches face-2-face and online at a university in Alaska. He tries to stay abreast of teaching and technology while also living the Thoreauvian ideal--in a cabin in the woods.

eLearning Articles by Douglass Bourne

How To Improve Online Discussion Posts

How To Improve Online Discussion Posts

Friday, 20 December 2013 by Douglass Bourne

Minor changes may help your online course become more successful or easier to navigate. Upon completing an online course, take…

Asynchronous Learning
Online Course Site Navigation: to Click or Not to Click

Site Navigation In Online Education

Wednesday, 20 November 2013 by Douglass Bourne

Like any other website, online courses need to be easy to navigate. Most online courses fall into two styles. Each…

Design and Development
5 Tips for Online Student Time Management

5 Tips for Online Student Time Management

Wednesday, 6 November 2013 by Douglass Bourne

Ever consider how asynchronous online students manage their time? Ever receive emails about the online workload? The following 5 tips…

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5 Time-Saving Tips for Online Instruction

5 Time-Saving Tips for Online Instruction

Friday, 25 October 2013 by Douglass Bourne

Do you check your email before breakfast? Ever feel like your online class is taking over your life? Online instruction…

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