Preparing students today for tomorrow’s workforce has a lot to do with teaching about how to use and evaluate knowledge. Distance learning is rapidly becoming the biggest repository of information we have ever known.
It enables learning to happen in a variety of contexts, locations, and times; it allows for a transformation of curriculum and learning. The key will be our ability to find, evaluate and use the information it provides.
Gone are the days when imparting education was confined within the four walls of the classroom. Distance learning the new entrant in the field of education has been catching up with the younger generation.
Distance learning or distance education has nowadays become synonymous with e-Learning as most of the education is imparted through computers and internet.