Distance education used to be about the distance, and now it’s really about the education.” Jean Runyon, dean of learning advancement and the Virtual Campus at Anne Arundel Community College in Maryland

Why Higher Education is Looking for E-Learning Leaders

By Tanya Roscorla (Twitter: reportertanya)

Universities and community colleges are looking to hire staff who can help institutions adapt successfully to the ever-changing technology landscape.

But because online learning is a fast-moving field, the leaders that institutions hire will need to envision which technology and economic models will work.

 

About kevin

A long-time technology enthusiast who, in the mid 80's, thought the internet might be something that would catch-on, so he taught himself programming. That started him on a very satisfying road as a course developer, trainer, online teacher and elearning evangelist. Thirty years later, he fancies himself to be a "futurist" and "thought leader".... those thoughts are more about learning that doesn't involve expensive technology and a vision of the future that makes education more critical than ever! More information at: http://kevincorbett.com/who-is-kevin-corbett/