August 13, 2012
Utah Schools Use Technology to Exhance Education
SALT LAKE CITY (Deseret News, August 11, 2012) — Students at Utah’s colleges and universities will find more educational options than ever when they return this fall as schools increase the number of online and hybrid courses being offered. They’re benefitting from the growth of distance education, which includes online classes, interactive video conferencing (IVC), and hybrid courses that blend a classroom setting with a strong online component. “Whether (distance education) is their first choice or their last choice it’s another option,” said Dan Clark, senior director of Distance Education at Utah Valley University, where the program has grown to keep up with the press of students seeking an education at the school.
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