Some Distance Learning Links

Our website gets a lot of link requests, but we don’t have time to set them all up. This is just one post with links to quality education related websites. If you link to DistanceLearning.org first, you will have a greater chance at getting listed in a future post.

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Student.com – A social networking and student resource site just for students. Has a chat room, articles, videos, blogs, games, and more for students of all ages.

www.innovateonline.info Innovate Journal of Online Education – An official publication of the Fischler School that is an open-access, peer-reviewed, online periodical published bimonthly.

http://www.nova.edu/ Nova Southeastern University offers several of its degree programs through distance education delivery systems. At Nova Southeastern University, distance education refers to classes delivered at or to sites outside the Fort Lauderdale area.

Accredited online training | business training | communication training – Accredited Online Training (AOT) is Australia’s premier online training organisation. Nationally recognize online training and education courses using the latest advance in technology enhancing the learning online process with assessment certificate upon the completion of each training course.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Distance_learning – The official Wikipedia article about Distance Learning has a lot of good information.

http://distancelearn.about.com/ – About.com has guides about everything, and of course here is one about distance learning, online college, online high school, and free classes. It looks like Jamie Littlefield is the editor there.

http://www.petersons.com/distancelearning/code/search.asp – Peterson’s is a nelnet company that has a search tool to help people find a school. They also have some test preparation materials and other college related information.

http://dir.yahoo.com/Education/Distance_Learning/ – The Yahoo directory is a great tool to find targeted distance learning websites. They have websites broken down by adult education, Christian schools, conferences, language schools, and more.

http://www.usdla.org/ – The USDLA is the United States Distance Learning Association which serves to unite the distance learning community by providing advocacy, information, networking, and opportunity.

http://www.guidetoonlineschools.com/ – Guide to Online Schools of course has a great website with a comprehensive school list, school reviews, and resources.

http://distance.nau.edu/ – Northern Arizona University’s distance learning program is one of the most highly ranked in the country. They offer a growing number of degrees delivered online.

http://www.dmoz.org/Reference/Education/Distance_Learning/ – DMOZ is the most classic directory on the Internet. Only the best distance learning websites get categorized here.

http://teams.lacoe.edu/ – The Los Angeles County Office of Education has a Center for Distance and Online Learning. Their TEAMS Education Resources have help for administrators, teachers, parents, and students.

http://www.google.com/Top/Reference/Education/Distance_Learning/ – Google is one of the top websites on the net, so it’s no wonder that they have a great directory for distance learning.

http://www.washington.edu/doit/Faculty/Strategies/Academic/Distancelearning/ – The University of Washington offers a great article on distance learning by Sheryl Burgstahler.

http://www.distancelearning.org/ – FCCJ owns a great domain name in distancelearning.org and they are making wonderful use of it for their distance learning virtual college. FCCJ is a community college based in Jacksonville, Florida.

http://www.utsystem.edu/ogc/intellectualproperty/distguid.htm – Way back in 1996, a group of educators got together and came up with these educational fair use guidelines for distance learning.

http://dl.odu.edu/ – Old Dominion University offers a highly ranked distance learning program that has been a leader since the mid-1980s.

http://www.cdlponline.org/ – The California Distance Learning Project is maintained by the Sacramento County Office of Education. It focuses on adult learning activities about working, law, family, school, health, safety, housing, money, and more. It is very practical-oriented.

http://www.uwex.edu/disted/conference/ – The University of Wisconsin Madison is hosting the 25th anniversary of the Annual Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning. It is recognized internationally for the quality and integrity of its program.

http://carbon.cudenver.edu/~lsherry/pubs/issues.html – Long article about issues in distance learning. Has a great review of literature and current information (current to the mid 1990s).

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