5 (1), 2004


From Editor
Welcome to Volume 5, Number 1 of TOJDE


J. Howard BAKER
NOTE FOR EDITOR: Spreadsheet Applications: Prototyping an Innovative Blended Course


Helen KHOO & Rozhan M. IDRUS
A Study of Quality Assurance Practices in the Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)


Neil TOPORSKI & Tim FOLEY
Design Principles for Online Instruction: A New Kind of Classroom


Surabhi BHARATI
Learner-Institute Interaction and Third World Dilemmas


Salih USUN
Factors Affecting the Application of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in Distance Education


Recep TURKOGLU
Opportunity Cost of Distance Education


Hisham DZAKIRIA, Asmahan Abdul RAZAK & Abdul Halim MOHAMMED
Improving Distance Courses: Understanding Teacher Trainees and their Learning Styles for the design of Teacher Training Courses and Materials at a Distance


Aytekin ISMAN, Fahme DABAJ & Agah GUMUS
Electronic Publishing: The Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology (TOJET)


Tom JONES
Institutional Support for the Virtual Professor


Dinçay KOKSAL
Assesing Teachers' Testing Skills in Elt and Enhancing Their Professional Development Through Distance Learning on The Net


Reviewed By Prof. Dr. Ugur Demiray
REVIEW: E-book about E-learning Online Education and Learning Management Systems-Global E-learning in a Scandinavian Perspective


Reviewed By Professor Ali SIMSEK
REVIEW: Distance Learning Technologies: Issues, Trends and Opportunities


Reviewed By S. K. PULIST
REVIEW: Staff and Educational Development Case Studies, Experiences & Practice


Reviewed By Prof. Dr. Ugur Demiray
REVIEW: The Distance Education Evolution: Issues and Case Studies