ERIC Number: EJ916871
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
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Reference Count: 6
Distance Learning for Community Education
Cook, Anthony A.
Journal of School Public Relations, v31 n2 p131-141 Spr 2010
This article takes a look at the influence of technology on curriculum and teaching. It specifically examines the new wave of available technology and the opportunity for schools to make inroads into community outreach by engaging new, technological learning methods. The relationship among community education, public school relations, and distance learning is explored. Furthermore, the article discusses the potential relationship of community education and distance learning technologies; it explores learning objects and podcasts as examples of potential benefits of a distance learning approach; and it examines how public schools might implement change.
Descriptors: Distance Education, Outreach Programs, Community Education, Teaching Methods, Educational Technology, Computer Uses in Education, Access to Education, School Community Relationship, Public Schools
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