E-learning at college gets poor support

September 2003
IT Training;Sep2003, p8
Trade Publication
A study by lecturer union NATFHE has claimed that the use of online learning in further and higher education is getting poor support. The report, Online learning: The lecturer experience, found 87 per cent of lecturers use CBT or e-learning in some form, but unplanned e-learning programmes and poor IT training were derailing such schemes. 'Lecturers need managers to provide better training, equipment and recognition of workload,' claims Liz Allen, the union's national official for higher education. The union will use the findings to help it develop an e-learning policy.


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