Build Your Castle

Web Exploration

Explore a web-based course using the directories below:

Yahoo: Distance Learning
http://www.yahoo.com/Education/Distance_Learning/
Mining Company Distance Learning Links
http://distancelearn.miningco.com/msub5.htm
World Lecture Hall
http://www.utexas.edu/world/lecture/
Get Educated
http://www.geteducated.com/dlsites.htm
Peterson's Guide
http://www.petersons.com/dlearn/
Internet University
http://www.caso.com/

Provide a summary of the site and a link. Discuss why you think the web is an effective teaching or learning tool. What makes it unique from other teaching/learning environments? Why is the web particularly useful in this case? Use specific examples from the site in your discussion.