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dis·tance ed·u·ca·tion

(dis'tăns ej'yū-kā'shŭn)
Planned learning pursued in a place other than where the instruction is offered, using the Internet.

distance education

A formalized teaching system to disseminate knowledge between teachers and students who are separated in space (location), time, or both.
Synonym: distance learning
See also: education
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26) A similar sentiment was expressed by the Headmaster of Melbourne Correspondence School in Australia, E.
The report said that Touro did not consider correspondence school a separate campus needing approval--despite the fact that Middle States Commission on Higher Education, its accrediting body, told it to seek separate accreditation for its correspondence divisions.
I trace the notion of responsibility in predecessor forms of distance education, including correspondence schools and schools of the air.
If that school's name sounds legitimate, which college will ask whether this is a correspondence school or a brick-and-mortar school with teachers and standards and rigorous work?
Trinity) is a correspondence school that owns two parcels of real property in Kosciusko County, Indiana.
The Correspondence School, Te Kura-a-Tuhi (see http://www.
These new courses will change the traditional snail mail or e-mail correspondence school into a modern learning environment with abundant opportunities for learning between the student and teacher, but also from other students," says Lt.
In deadly serious tones, but with a quiet smirk on his lips, Huey explained: "There was a correspondence school that had an advert on late-night TV.
Neiman unsuccessfully raised this issue citing the FTC's enforcement action in the correspondence school context in Branch v.
Despite Siegel's claim that "Paladin Press has established itself as a correspondence school for crime," there isn't enough money to be made in a mail-order bookstore whose main customers are hit men and cannibals.
Vincent also created the Chautauqua Literary and Scientific Circle (CLSC), 1878-present, the first national adult education program and correspondence school.