virtual learning environment

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virtual learning environment

A form of computer-assisted education in which students participate in their studies by accessing recorded lectures, case-based tutorials, weblinks, audio and video clips, and e-mail, instead of gathering in a single geographically limited location for group lectures and laboratory study.
See also: environment
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A higher level electronic computer use in the training process is the intelligent learning support systems.
It would be possible to give vacant land, rentfree, back to the people for small scale food production, tying in with life-long learning support systems to help the producers with local schools, supermarkets and other institutions as consumers, as well as selling to neighbours on site.
We are working to ensure that our qualification and lifelong learning support systems evolve continuously to meet both your needs and those of the wider business world.
In the case of teaching and learning support systems, instructional materials have normally system-specific internal representation and therefore are not shareable, reusable, and interoperable.
In this paper, a model is presented that uses educational dialogues to support the design process for learning support systems.
Wilson has been named dean of learning support systems at the Community College of Baltimore County.
In designing the Florida Learning Support Systems (FLSS), design teams made up of Florida teachers, administrators, business experts and parents were asked to forget about existing traditions and constraints and imagine how modem information technologies should be used to enhance learning and improve school practices.
edu) is dean of library, instructional, and learning support systems at Salem State College in Salem, MA.
We carefully considered this decision for 10 months," said Learning Support Systems Manager Doug Johnson, who chaired the University of Florida Course Management System Advisory Group.
Learning support systems for organizational learning.
It is now well known and proven that the popularity of IES and other knowledge-based learning support systems strongly depends on the usability and easy maintenance of their authoring systems (Brusilovsky, 1995).
Their highly experiences team provides scalable learning support systems for companies such as Coca-Cola, Kimberly Clark and Cingular Wireless.

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