eLearning Applying Information Technology to Enhance Learning in Schools and Communities Presentation by Matthew Mitchell WSU Center to Bridge the Digital Divide Introduction to eLearning eLearning can enhance the quality of the educational experience
eLearningApplying Information Technology to Enhance Learning in Schools and CommunitiesPresentation byMatthew MitchellWSU Center to Bridge the Digital Divide
Definition of eLearning
eLearning is the effective teaching and learning process created by combining digital content with local community and tutor support along with community engagement.
Important Aspects of Definition
eEducation, Connected education, distance, online, distributed learning, Internet education, computer-based training, virtual education, cyber-learning
Myths and Realities
Myth: eLearning is a second best alternative to face-to-face teaching
Reality: Properly implemented, eLearning can enhance both traditional classroom teaching and provide quality educational opportunities not otherwise available
Speed of delivery
eLearning is not just for kids!