Kevin Carey makes some insightful findings with this 8/8 article on the lack of research in some classic assumptions that mark quality education - small class sizes and teaching by full-time professors.
A quality presentation on the various aspects of video conferencing by Dr. Katherine Hayden and Dr. Joan Hanor of Cal State San Marcos. A link to Dr. Hayden's web site and a copy of the presentation - http://www.csusm.edu/khayden/
I am attending the 24th annual conference on distance teaching and learning at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin. It is a great immersion in the various aspects of distance education. I will be posting thoughts, links, and other information as the conference goes on.