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  1. 1. Company LOGO 1 The WORLD of
  2. 2. 2 Agenda 1. Virtual Learning 2. Benefits Virtual Learning 3. Challenges of Virtual Learning 4. Creating an Effective Virtual Learning Program 5. Web Links 6. References
  3. 3. 3 What is Virtual Schooling? • Courses through internet or web-based methods • 32 states currently have full time virtual schools • 50 States have some online or blended course opportunities • Various models of integration • State funding • In 2006 Michigan became the first state to require online learning for high school graduation.
  4. 4. 4 Benefits • Educational access • Learner driven • High quality learning opportunities • Teacher and student collaboration • Use of Web 2.0 tools and time management skills
  5. 5. 5 Challenges • Plagiarism and cheating • Start up for virtual schools $2,000 to $1000,000 • Professional Development for training teachers • Students need to be disciplined and self- motivated • No face to face contact • Less social interaction between students
  6. 6. 6 What would a virtual school look like at our school? Facilitator Internet Technology Coordinators Student Teachers Virtual Learning Administrators
  7. 7. 7 Creating an Effective Virtual Learning Program • Wise resource allocation • Educators must receive comprehensive preparation and support • Provide technical infrastructure and support • Give parents and students information to make informed decisions about virtual schooling • Develop accountability mechanisms to ensure learning is taking place » National Education Association Online Teaching Guide
  8. 8. 8 Links • http:// www.worldwidelearn.com/education-articles/benefits- • http://distancelearn.about.com/od/distancelearning10 • http://www.inacol.org/cms/wp-content/uploads/2013/0 • http://www.nea.org/assets/docs/onlineteachguide.pdf
  9. 9. 9 References Barbour, M. K., & Reeves, T. C. (2009). The reality of virtual schools: A review of the literature. Computers and Education, 52(2), 402-416. Clark, T. (2007). Virtual and distance education in North American schools. In M. G. Moore, Handbook of Distance Education, pp. 473-490. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum. iNACOL. (2013, February ). Fast Facts about Online Learning , Retrieved from http://www.inacol.org/cms/wpcontent/uploads/2013/04/iNACOL_FastFacts_Feb2013.pdf National Education Association. Guide to Teaching Online Courses. Washington D.C.: External Partnerships and Advocacy. Retrieved From http://www.nea.org/assets/docs/onlineteachguide.pdf Watson, J. F., Murin, A., Vashaw, L., Gemin, B., & Rapp, C. (2011). Keeping pace with K-12 online learning: A review of state-level policy and practice. Evergreen, CO: Evergreen Education Group. Retrieved from http://kpk12.com/cms/wp-content/uploads/KeepingPace2011.pdf What are the potential benefits of online learning?. ((n.d.)). Retrieved from http://www.worldwidelearn.com/education-articles/benefits-of-online-learning.htm
  10. 10. 9 References Barbour, M. K., & Reeves, T. C. (2009). The reality of virtual schools: A review of the literature. Computers and Education, 52(2), 402-416. Clark, T. (2007). Virtual and distance education in North American schools. In M. G. Moore, Handbook of Distance Education, pp. 473-490. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum. iNACOL. (2013, February ). Fast Facts about Online Learning , Retrieved from http://www.inacol.org/cms/wpcontent/uploads/2013/04/iNACOL_FastFacts_Feb2013.pdf National Education Association. Guide to Teaching Online Courses. Washington D.C.: External Partnerships and Advocacy. Retrieved From http://www.nea.org/assets/docs/onlineteachguide.pdf Watson, J. F., Murin, A., Vashaw, L., Gemin, B., & Rapp, C. (2011). Keeping pace with K-12 online learning: A review of state-level policy and practice. Evergreen, CO: Evergreen Education Group. Retrieved from http://kpk12.com/cms/wp-content/uploads/KeepingPace2011.pdf What are the potential benefits of online learning?. ((n.d.)). Retrieved from http://www.worldwidelearn.com/education-articles/benefits-of-online-learning.htm

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