Online Education GUESTS: SALLY JOHNSTONE Director, Western Cooperative for Educational Telecommunications (Boulder, CO) DAVID NOBLE Hixon-Riggs Visiting Professor of Science, Technology, and Society, Harvey Mudd College (Claremont, CA) Historian of Science and Technology LYNNE DAVIDSON Professor of Business and Organizational Behavior, New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies Co-Author Hospitality 2000: The People: A Global Survey of Leadership [Arthur Anderson and New York University, 1998] Today, people work, shop, and invest on the internet. Online education is also expanding by leaps and bounds, and the virtual classroom is becoming more of a commonplace than a curiosity, allowing students to transcend limitations of place and time. But is the quality of education being affected? Join Ray Suarez and guests for a look at the spread of online education.
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Online Education

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Online Education

Online Education

Online Education

Only Available in Archive Formats.

GUESTS: SALLY JOHNSTONE Director, Western Cooperative for Educational Telecommunications (Boulder, CO) DAVID NOBLE Hixon-Riggs Visiting Professor of Science, Technology, and Society, Harvey Mudd College (Claremont, CA) Historian of Science and Technology LYNNE DAVIDSON Professor of Business and Organizational Behavior, New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies Co-Author Hospitality 2000: The People: A Global Survey of Leadership [Arthur Anderson and New York University, 1998] Today, people work, shop, and invest on the internet. Online education is also expanding by leaps and bounds, and the virtual classroom is becoming more of a commonplace than a curiosity, allowing students to transcend limitations of place and time. But is the quality of education being affected? Join Ray Suarez and guests for a look at the spread of online education.