ERIC Number: ED475678
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Virtual Campuses, Virtual Libraries in SREB States.
Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.
This report provides a snapshot of Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) states' electronic initiatives and demonstrates states' commitment to expanding learning opportunities for their residents. The following five common objectives emerging from a review of state activities are listed: (1) to develop the economy and train the work force; (2) to reach residents who are underserved by traditional education programs; (3) to share state resources and use them more effectively; (4) to create "any time, any place" learning opportunities; and (5) to expand services to residents. A summary report of virtual campuses and virtual libraries in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia is the presented. (MES)
Descriptors: Distance Education, Educational Objectives, Electronic Libraries, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Online Courses, State Programs, Technology Uses in Education, Web Based Instruction, World Wide Web
Southern Regional Education Board, Publication Orders Dept., 592 10th St. N.W., Atlanta, GA 30318-5790. Tel: 404-875-9211; Fax: 404-872-1477; Web site: http://www.sreb.org. For full text: http://www.sreb.org/main/Publications/VirtualLibraries/virtualcampuses.asp/.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.