Key Factors to a Successful Online Program
Feng-Qi Lai, Susan Kiger, Mark Jones, Indiana State University, United States ; Steve Yuen, The University of Southern Mississippi, United States ; Leping Liu, University of Nevada, Reno, United States
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in San Diego, CA, USA ISBN 978-1-880094-78-5 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA
There are various key factors that contribute to a successful online program. This panel discussion covers five factors including online program administration, program-wide philosophy of online instruction, faculty training and technology support, online program instructional strategies, and online program assessment. Viewpoints will be presented by the panelists and discussed with the audience. This panel discussion will be a mutual learning experience for both panelists and audience. The goal of the panel discussion is to help higher education improve online programs that will best benefit the field of information technology and teacher education.
Lai, F.Q., Kiger, S., Jones, M., Yuen, S. & Liu, L. (2010). Key Factors to a Successful Online Program. In D. Gibson & B. Dodge (Eds.), Proceedings of SITE 2010--Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 606-608). San Diego, CA, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).