ERIC Number: ED251060
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Training of Personnel for Distance Education. Report of a Regional Seminar (Islamabad, Pakistan, August 8-18, 1983).
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and the Pacific.
This document reports on a seminar that included country presentations and selected materials on the training of distance educators by participants from India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea, and Sri Lanka, Part I provides an analysis of the current situation in the training of distance education personnel, including the experiences of the individual participating countries and forms and aspects of distance education. In Part II, new designs and methods of training in distance education are examined; distance education personnel and their training needs, research and evaluation in renewal systems in distance education, plans for organization of national level pilot training workshops, and suggested procedures for designing such workshops are examined. A seminar agenda and a list of participants are included. (LMM)
Descriptors: Design Requirements, Developing Nations, Distance Education, Educational Media, Foreign Countries, National Programs, Program Descriptions, Teacher Education, Training Methods, Workshops
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and the Pacific.