ERIC Number: EJ630811
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Online Learning: Fad or Fate?
Rourke, James R.
Principal Leadership, v1 n9 p8,10-14 May-Jun 2001
Online education may help address the challenges of growing student enrollment, overcrowded schools, outdated buildings, teacher shortages, scheduling conflicts, limited educational opportunities (especially advanced-placement classes), and other equity concerns. Snapshots of virtual high schools in Florida, Kentucky, and West Virginia are provided. (MLH)
Descriptors: Advanced Placement Programs, Communication Problems, Crowding, Distance Education, Educational Opportunities, Enrollment Management, Equal Education, Guidelines, High Schools, Internet, Nontraditional Education, Online Courses, Program Descriptions, Socialization, Special Needs Students, Student Motivation, Teacher Shortage, Teacher Student Relationship
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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