Distance learning the great controversy
A literature teacher argues the benefits of on-line learning, while her department chairperson presents arguments against it. Methods used to conduct an effective on-line "class" are demonstrated using state-of-the-art software. Criticism of distance learning is included. Students currently participating in on-line learning programs discuss how it has helped them achieve their educational goals.; Orginally broadcast as a segment of the documentary: Net.learning, in Sept. 1998 on PBS.
Frenkel, Karen A
Anytime Anywhere Network, Inc; South Carolina Educational Television Network; Films for the Humanities (Firm); Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
North American Culture; American Culture; Education; Science, Technology; Education; Science, Technology, and Math; Distance education United States; Telecommunication in education; Television in education; Educational technology
North America; United States
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57 minutes; color
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Director of photography, Leland Cole Kenower ... [et al.] ; editor, Cindy Kaplan Rooney ; music, Zina Goldrich, Peter Foley ; narrator, Scott Simon.
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Filename: lms-089676; Fedora 2 PID: umd:10681; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/3156; OCLC: ocm40060057; Catalog Key: alephsys002459714; Catalog Key: FFH 8056
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