ERIC Number: EJ623507
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Research and Evaluation Needs for Distance Education: A Delphi Study.
Rockwell, Kay; Furgason, Jack; Marx, David B.
Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration, v3 n3 Fall 2000
Distance educators participated in a Delphi study to identify and rank future research and evaluation needs/issues. The study focused on planning for distance education; structuring decisions required for distance education; the implementation process; and evaluation needs in documenting outcomes. Four themes emerged: cooperation and collaboration among institutions; designing the educational experience for the distance learner; teacher preparation; and educational outcomes. (AEF)
Descriptors: Decision Making, Distance Education, Educational Development, Educational Needs, Educational Planning, Educational Research, Evaluation Criteria, Evaluation Methods, Program Improvement
Available electronically: http://www.westga.edu/~distance/ojdla/fall33/fall33.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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