ERIC Number: ED211064
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Bridging the Distance. An Instructional Guide to Teleconferencing.
Designed to present instructors, moderators, and program coordinators with techniques for better planning, presentation, and evaluation of teleconferencing programs, this manual is based on research and practice findings in the areas of adult education, communications, and learning and listening skills. The characteristics of two-way teleconferencing are reviewed and suggestions are offered for humanizing the techniques used, developing interactive tools for participants, examining message style, and utilizing participant feedback. Checklists for organizing and evaluating teleconference programs and a discussion of the overall effectiveness of teleconferencing are also included. (MER)
Descriptors: Check Lists, Communication Skills, Extension Education, Guides, Instructional Development, Program Evaluation, Telecommunications, Teleconferencing
Center for Interactive Programs, University of Wisconsin-Extension, 975 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706 ($9.00; $6.00 per copy for orders of 25 or more).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Univ. Extension.