Are you READI for the next decade of Distance Learning? We are…

Monthly Archives: March 2009

Are you READI for the next decade of Distance Learning? We are…

For the last decade, distance learning in higher education has grown exponentially.  Distance learning is a phenomenon born out of a need for alternative learning environments, demand for flexible learning schedules, and low enrollments.  Because of these influences, colleges and universities had to get creative in making learning from a distance a reality.  Struggling with […]

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K12 Distance Learning – Part 3

For the past two weeks, we’ve discussed distance learning in K12.  We listed reasons alternative learning environments are needed for children grades 8th-12th and about what some students had to say about it in a recent survey done by Southern Regional Education Board (SREB).  With so much talk about learner readiness, eLearningToolBox realized it was […]

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READI Link Change

We would like to clarify a change in version 6.0 that might effect the way  your institution links to READI.  If your intitution linked to the page http://www.readi.info/index.cfm?fuseaction=startReadi, that link no longer is functioning.  One of the great features of Version 6.0 is it’s ability to allow multiple login groups (from different institutions) to have […]

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K12 Distance Learning – Part 2

Last week in K12 Distance Learning Part 1, we looked at a few valid arguments as to why distance learning can be just as effective as face to face learning in the K12 environment.  We also discussed six reasons why a family might choose to participate in online classes instead of or to supplement their […]

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READI, Set, Go Tutorials

We’ve heard our client’s requests for a user’s guide and the READI, Set, Go Tutorial Series is now available!  These short video tutorials (most are less than 3 minutes) will allow the READI administrator to click on a link and view the particular subject needed.  Some examples include how to add a new administrative login […]

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K12 Distance Learning – Part 1

For hundreds of years K12 students have received an education using the same basic tools; pencil, paper, desk, and teachers.  Is there anything wrong with getting an education the old fashioned way?  Absolutely not!  The traditional face to face classroom allows students to communicate with their classmates and interact socially.  It encourages discussion with the […]

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