ERIC Number: EJ373774
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Educational Technology Use in Distance Education: Historical Review and Future Trends.
Gray, Robert A.
Educational Technology, v28 n5 p38-42 May 1988
Examines the potential for using educational technology in distance education in developing countries as well as in established programs. The British Open University is discussed, and technology described includes television, cable, videodisc, satellites, teletext, videotext, computers, and radio. Future trends in the field are also discussed. (15 references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Cable Television, Communications Satellites, Computer Assisted Instruction, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Distance Education, Educational Media, Educational Radio, Educational Technology, Educational Television, Educational Trends, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Instructional Innovation, Videodisks, Videotex
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A