Distance Learning encompasses several methods of learning at a distance, even when the distance is the classroom next door! Through distance learning technology such as the Polycom unit, classrooms can connect to collaborate, learn, share, and become 21st Century Global Learners.
Now, distance learning technology can be a desk top or mobile device solution! Skype, Polycom Apps, and Adobe Connect allow for connections to be made quickly and easily for synchronous learning.
Distance Learning also includes learning management systems such as Moodle. Monroe #1 BOCES supports Moodle as student participate in a an online classroom as classroom support, hybrid classrooms, or complete learning experience online.
Please visit the eLearning Collaborative website to see Distance Learning opportunities, events, and resources.
The following video illustrates how distance learning has change the way students connect for learning!