Professor Tony Bates is our very first Leader & Legend of Online Learning. In this conversation Tony’s student-centred advice mentions several important considerations for changing teaching methods, planning for improvement and education systems.
Interview: https://episodes.castos.com/onlinelearninglegends/BONUS-Tony-Bates-final.mp3 | recorded May 2020
Additional commentary related to this interview:
- The Canadian Digital Learning Research Association (and 2019 results with commentary), with more about the survey
- Tony’s previous advice to those about to teach online because of the corona-virus and analysis of online enrolments after Covid-19 part I and part II (policy implications)
Tony’s online profile: https://www.tonybates.ca/tonys-publications/tonys-bio/
Teaching in a Digital Age (free eBook): https://opentextbc.ca/teachinginadigitalage/
Major works: https://tonybates.wpengine.com/tonys-publications/my-books/