ERIC Number: EJ615216
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Satellite Communications in the Telelearning Environment: Innovative Delivery Options for Distance Learning.
Littman, Marlyn Kemper
Journal of Online Learning, v11 n2 p5-11 Jan-Mar 2000
Examines satellite-based networks and describes educational initiatives that facilitate access to new student populations in distance locations, sustain transborder collaboration and research, and promote curricular enhancement and enrichment. Highlights include technical fundamentals, regulations and standards, operational considerations, positions of communications satellites, educational broadcasting agencies, and Web-based resources. (LRW)
Descriptors: Broadcast Industry, Communications Satellites, Curriculum Development, Distance Education, International Programs, Resource Materials, Standards, World Wide Web
International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), 1787 Agate STreet, Eugene, OR 97403-1923: Tel: 800-336-5191 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.iste.org.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Canada