ERIC Number: EJ448112
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reflection on Some Technical Issues of "Connecting" Learners in Online Education.
Morrison, D.; Lauzon, A. C.
Research in Distance Education, v4 n3 p6-9 Jul 1992
The experience of piloting a course combining computer-assisted instruction with computer conferencing yielded lessons for distance education: (1) careful training in the use of the technology at various levels improves learner access and reduces frustrations; and (2) institutional infrastructure and absence of defined departmental responsibilities raised barriers to technical support and student access. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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