Parents for Choice in Education supports the increasing availability of distance learning, because the ability to take a course from somewhere far away over the internet means more options and more choice. The internet has opened up all kinds of new possibilities for distance learning. There is increasing debate about how these trends might change the nature and role of universities. I saw this OpEd in yesterday's Edmonton Journal and thought it might be of interest: http://www.edmontonjournal.com/opinion/op-ed/OpEd+online+courses+masses+future+higher+education/7304469/story.html
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