Research and Innovation in Online Education
Online learning is an evolving field in which emerging technologies, new pedagogical approaches, and other types of innovations are shaping the future of education. Research in the field of education and in many other fields, including cognitive, developmental, and behavioral psychology, information and computer science, and communication, continues to lead to advances in teaching methodologies, academic program design, and other areas related to online instruction.
As part of our mission to empower students who may be interested in pursuing personal and/or professional advancement through enrollment in an online degree program, OnlineEducation.com interviews educational leaders, academic researchers, and innovators in the field of online learning. The Q&A’s published in this section focus on the work of scientists, scholars, and academic researchers whose work is contributing to innovations in instructional technologies, course design, program curricula, learning methodologies, teaching pedagogy, and other aspects of distance learning and online education.