ERIC Number: ED317201
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Dec-4
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Computer Conferencing: Distance Learning That Works.
Norton, Robert E.; Stammen, Ronald M.
This paper reports on a computer conferencing pilot project initiated by the Consortium for the Development of Professional Materials for Vocational Education and developed at the Center on Education and Training for Employment at Ohio State University. The report provides an introduction to computer conferencing and describes the stages of the pilot project, including the general orientation conducted by a consultant from the Academy for Educational Development, the coordination of other units from within Ohio State University, and the monitoring of the pilot testing at the University of Arkansas, Temple University, the University of Central Florida, and Ohio State. The computer conferencing workshop, staff development program, and accompanying program guide developed by the Consortium are also described. An illustrated "participate map" outlining computer conferencing procedures and sponsor and vendor acknowledgements are appended. (8 references) (GL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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