ERIC Number: ED503275
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Reference Count: N/A
Emerging Trends in the Development of School Networking Initiatives. Perspectives on Distance Education
Naidoo, Vis, Ed.; Ramzy, Heba, Ed.
Commonwealth of Learning
This collection of research and case studies provides snapshots of developments in school networking in seven regions of the world, and focuses on the variety of school networking models that have emerged in different regions and the resulting trends and issues that need to be considered in terms of supporting the learning, teaching, management and teacher training processes. Following a Preface (Sir John Daniel) and Contributor information, the book includes eight chapters: (1) Introduction (Vis Naidoo); (2) Africa ( Shafika Isaacs); (3) The Americas: North, Central and South America (Stephen Kemp); (4) Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (Zoya Naskova); (5) The Middle East (Sherif Kamel); (6) The Pacific Regions; Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands (Derek Wenmoth); (7) South Asia (Sanjaya Mishra); and (8) Southeast Asia (Carmelita Villanueva.) A Conclusion (Heba Ramzy) closes the monograph. (Chapters are noted and referenced individually. Contains 3 figures and 20 tables.)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Trends, Distance Education, Case Studies, Access to Computers, Information Technology, Computer Uses in Education, Partnerships in Education, Internet
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver (British Columbia).
Identifiers - Location: Africa; Asia; Australia; New Zealand; North America; South America