Web-Based Education Commission Urges Congress To Spur Internet Use
- What Can Online Course Components Teach About Improving Instruction and Learning? Schwartzman, Roy; Tuttle, Heath V. // Journal of Instructional Psychology;Sep2002, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p179
Course design techniques learned from the initial online offering of a general education Oral Communication course can enhance traditional course formats. Electronic course components can increase instructor efficiency while enriching student learning. The use of technology prevents farming out...
- TECHNOLOGY UPDATE. // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers;Nov2001, Vol. 76 Issue 8, p16
Reports developments on the use of computers in student education in the United States as of November 2001. Improvement of the quality of education due to access to Internet; Presentation of Internet2; Introduction of an online driver education program.
- Yes--it's essential to the way kids learn. Gore, Al // Time;5/25/1998, Vol. 151 Issue 20, p54
Presents the author's views on why classrooms in the United States should have access to the Internet. The educational value of the Internet; The importance of children learning technological skills; Evidence that the US is being divided into groups with and without Internet access.
- No--learn first, surf later. Gelernter, David // Time;5/25/1998, Vol. 151 Issue 20, p55
Presents the author's opinions on why the Internet should not be allowed into classrooms in the United States. The need to teach children basic skills first, such as mathematics; Indications that children are overwhelmed with information already.
- Volunteer to Explore Other Cultures. // T H E Journal;Feb2001, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p28
Features CyberVolunteer, an internet-based program for educators in the United States. Enhancement of curriculum of the teachers; Availability of one-to-one correspondence matches; Participation in the CyberVolunteer program.
- A sentimental education, or how the Web ate my homework. Vernadakis, George // Inter@ctive Week;08/10/98, Vol. 5 Issue 30, p58
Discusses the incorporation of the use of the Internet into the education system in the United States. Examiantion on the use of the Internet in distance learning; Identification of universities and colleges offering programs in electronic commerce; Benefits of the use of the Internet in education.
- Education Trends Bode Well For Internet Education Businesses. // Electronic Education Report;05/24/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p2
Discusses the impact of education trends on Internet-based education companies in the United States.
- BUSINESS IN A CLICK. Agron, Joe // American School & University;Jul2000, Vol. 72 Issue 11, p6
Comments on the Internet-oriented companies targeting the education-business market in the United States. Expenditures of the nation's education institutions in 1999; Potential savings the Internet can bring to educational institutions; Barriers to educational institutions move towards the...
- REPORT: Virtual K--12 Enrollment To Grow Five--fold During the Next Three Years. Angelo, Jean Marie // District Administration;Jul2002, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p10
Reports on the expected growth of virtual K-12 schools in the U.S. Contents of the book 'Virtual Schools Across America: Trends in K-12 Online Education 2002.'