Publication

Journal Article

E-Learning for University of Hawaii’s professional and graduate programs for teachers on neighboring islands
Abstract
This paper describes the preparation and implementation of professional andgraduate programs by the College of Education (COE) at the University of Hawai`iat Manoa for teachers on the neighboring islands of Hawai`i. The phenomenalgrowth in online and blended programs in the College and the recent change incourse management system at the University has created added stress for busyfaculty. The investment in providing quality professional development has beenfruitful. The Online Master’s in Educational Technology is one of ten onlineprograms offered by the COE. The program of study duplicates the campus-basedprogram but a flexible schedule accommodates the unique needs of neighbor islandstudents. Several observations are shared about the OTEC program that mayprovide insight to those interested in designing an online program
Keywords
e-Learning, professional development, educational technology, online program, Hawaii islands
Venue
International Journal for Educational Media and Technology
Publication Date
Apr 2009
Author
Curtis Ho
Publication Volume
3(1)
Publication Pages
4-11