ERIC Number: ED310759
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
PSSC's Year of Distance Learning. Proceedings from PSSC's 1988 Member Audiobriefings (Washington, D.C., January 13, March 16, May 18, July 13, September 13, November 16, 1988).
Public Service Satellite Consortium, Washington, DC.
The proceedings from six Public Service Satellite Consortium audioconferences conducted in 1988 provide information on preparing teachers and students for teaching and learning at a distance; costs and benefits of distance education; secrets to success and pitfalls to avoid; technological innovations; international trends; and methods for evaluating distance education programs. An introduction and transcriptions of six audioconferences involving prominent personalities in the field of distance education comprise this document. Titles and dates of the audioconferences are: (1) "Training To Teach at a Distance" (January 13); (2) "Strategies for Learning at a Distance" (March 16); (3) "The Economics of Distance Learning: Business or Social Service?" (May 18); (4) "Technological Invention and Educational Innovation: Conflicting Perceptions" (July 13); (5) "International Trends in Distance Learning" (September 13); and (6) "Distance Learning: The Final Exam" (November 16). (GL)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Public Service Satellite Consortium, Washington, DC.