Testing the Waters for Distance Education in Adult Education Programs
PAACE Journal of Lifelong Learning Volume 11,
Presents a framework for evaluating distance education options with questions addressing seven concerns: community/learner needs, technology resources, learner support/follow-up, course development, technology choices, staff needs, and financial resources. The framework can help assess issues of cost effectiveness, educational purpose, and equity. (Contains 31 references.) (SK)
King, K.P. (2002). Testing the Waters for Distance Education in Adult Education Programs. PAACE Journal of Lifelong Learning, 11, 11-24.