ERIC Number: EJ383285
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Democratization of Education through Distance Learning and Problems of Assessment with Specific Reference to Malawi.
Mkandawire, Donton S. J.; Jere, D. R.
Studies in Educational Evaluation, v14 n2 p139-46 1988
Distance education, in the form of correspondence study from primary- to college-level education, began in Malawi in 1965. This article briefly reviews the program and its assessment. Assessment results indicate that distance education is a useful alternative to the internal school system and provides more opportunities for learning. (TJH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Association for Educational Assessment (12th, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 1986).