ERIC Number: EJ615241
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Looking Before We Leap--"Prior Questions" for Distance Education Planners.
Syllabus, v13 n10 p26,28 Jun 2000
Outlines four categories of "prior" questions to consider before embarking on a distance learning program: "Everyone is doing it"; "The promise of income"; "Computers and networks"; and "Potential students." Identifies other questions that focus on types of individual needs and how they are being met; options that could be made available; problems that a distance education program would solve; and characteristics of a distance education leader. (Contains 4 references.) (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Curriculum Development, Distance Education, Educational Development, Educational Objectives, Educational Planning, Evaluation Criteria, Individual Needs, Nontraditional Education, Program Development
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