ERIC Number: ED373526
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Distance Learning and Adults with Disabilities.
Payne, Mario D.
This resource paper is intended to assist students with disabilities who wish to enroll in postsecondary education via distance learning opportunities. It describes the process of enrolling in a distance learning program (including selecting a program and obtaining financial aid); means of earning credit toward a degree (such as proficiency examinations and portfolio assessment); methods of instruction (including computer conferencing, cable television, interactive telephone, videocassettes, and correspondence courses); and access to student services. A list of printed and organizational resources concludes the paper. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Council on Education, Washington, DC. HEATH Resource Center.