Explore the following resources to learn more about instructional
design for online learning environments. Each
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a global community of practice for designers, developers and managers of eLearning
United States Department of Education
source for theoretically-based online learning development
The Gateway to Education Materials (GEM)
source for theoretically-based online learning development, available through the U.S. Department of Education
NASA Sci Files
example of theoretically based online learning environment
click on "Barriers to Distance Learning Research"
NASA SCIence Files homepage
resources on the implementation of problem-based learning
organization that provides links to best practice examples in online learning and training