Virtual education refers to instruction in a learning environment where teacher and student are separated by time or space, or both, and the teacher provides course content through the use of methods such as course management applications, multimedia resources, the Internet, and videoconferencing. Students receive the content and communicate with the teacher via the same technologies. 
How does it meet the needs of your school? It’s FREE Open Source Large Educational Community IU Support (possibly)
It’s FREE…and Paid 20,000+ educators use it Design interface
I’m sure you learned something new (hopefully). But what did we accomplish?
ISTE LF12 - Virtual Learning Platforms
Please take out your device. Start your engines.
Guiding Questions for this Session• What does “virtual” really mean in education?• Has learning gone virtual in your school?• How can a VLP improve your school?• What options do I have to implement a VLP?
10 Minute VLP Review1. Go to http://tinyurl.com/vlpreview2. Listen as I go through different VLP options3. Fill out your “feedback form” on the Google Form4. Once your done see what others have said!
On the Wiki• Browse the VLP During Conference Page to get to all the different sites• Read instructions for Sign-Up and Logon• See as many VLPs as you can and leave your feedback on the Wiki as a discussion comment