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Posts Tagged: Distance Education
by Jim Aird, Student Assistant in the Technology Learning Program Lab Globally, distance learning is on the rise. Ohio, for example, has a state run selection of online educational options for K-12 and universities. Ohio State educators are very convinced that distance education can narrow the gap and provide a better educational experience for more… Read more »
The Human Element (from Inside Higher Ed) March 29, 2010 “A growing body of research has all but obliterated the notion that distance education is inherently less effective than classroom education.” – Douglas E. Hersh To read more, http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2010/03/29/lms, please see the article with links to research to back it up.
On Friday, May 16th faculty and staff gathered in Studio A from noon – 2:00pm for a meeting and lunch provided by Wimba. We talked about how the semester went with WebCT (Blackboard) Vista and Wimba Live Classroom. Kathy Fernandes, Academic Technologies Director, shared her vision about our need to upgrade to newer software, hardware,… Read more »