Virtual Sandcastles:
Developing Distance Learning Environments
Annette Lamb
There are many ways to implement distance learning environments in education. This session focuses on the spectrum of technologies used in distance learning including live interactive TV, delayed video, email, chat, web, desktop video conferencing, computer-based, multimedia, telephone, fax, and postal service. It also highlights the role of technology, faculty, and students and the various levels of interactivity and student involvement. Finally, it explores how technologies can be selected and blended for the design and development of effective courses taught at a distance.
Try each of the following activities related to developing distance learning environments:
Return to Eduscapes

 Created by Annette Lamb, 7/00