Distance Learning for Professionals
FOR MID-CAREER PROFESSIONALS
What Is Distance Learning
Education can be a shared journey to increased knowledge, changed attitudes, and new competencies. However, in today’s society, it need no longer be confined to the classroom. With the educational and technological resources available today, distance learning has become a viable and widely accepted form of education.
Varied names have been given to the systems and methods that comprise what has come to be known as distance learning, e.g. electronic classrooms, technology-based education, distance education, and so forth. (see: Miller & Clouse, 1994; Mizell & Carl, 1994). However, regardless of the kind of technology that..