Spotlight on E-Learning

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On E-Learning

Education Week's Spotlight on E-Learning brings together a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors for their insights on:

  • Understanding different models of online learning
  • Choosing the right e-learning company
  • Increasing access and equity in digital learning
  • How elementary schools incorporate e-learning
  • Parental involvement in online education
  • What works best for classrooms that blend face-to-face and virtual learning
  • New standards outlining online-course design

Elementary school online students need remediation or acceleration at junctures in their development some say are more crucial than any in high school.
January 12, 2011 – Education Week

Distinguishing between the wide variety of virtual schools and online-learning programs available involves understanding the type of operational control.
April 28, 2010 – Education Week

Even advocates concede that full- time virtual education might not be a good fit for students with both parents working outside the home.
February 9, 2011 – Digital Directions

The content and approaches for courses that blend face-to-face and virtual learning varies widely, raising questions about what works best.
January 12, 2011 – Education Week

After crafting standards for higher education that are widely used, the Quality Matters Program outlines e-learning course expectations for K-12 schools.
January 12, 2011 – Education Week

A new report recommends major policy steps states and districts need to take to use digital technologies to improve schools.
December 8, 2010 – Education Week

They say there are benefits and drawbacks to doing business with for-profit online course providers.
July 14, 2010 – Education Week

Many experts say online courses are especially suited to provide students with a personalized learning experience.
February 3, 2010 – Digital Directions

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