ERIC Number: EJ629849
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Quality in Online Education: Results from a Revolution.
Witherspoon, John P.; Johnstone, Sally M.
Ed at a Distance Journal, v15 n3 Mar 2001
Summarizes current developments in online higher education and how they are revolutionizing the way people learn. Highlights include the global economy and the Internet; the changing relationship between businesses and universities; education as a commodity; and quality indicators, including guidelines for the accreditation of distance learning programs. (LRW)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Distance Education, Educational Change, Global Approach, Guidelines, Higher Education, Internet, Online Courses, School Business Relationship
Available electronically: http://www.usdla.org/ED magazine/illuminactive/MAR01 Issue/index.html
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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