Submitted by: Mz.Martha
National Distance Learning Week (NDLW) celebrates the educational and training needs of learning communities via the constant new concepts of communication technologies coupled with broad multidiscipline applications.
College of the Mainland's Distance Education Department will be participating in the National initiative with our first ONLINE OPEN HOUSE Wednesday, November 9th from 11:00 – 2:00. During the three hours we will be featuring the following departments online ~ live: Admissions, Advising, Financial Aid, Scholarship, and Distance Education.
According to the United States Distance Learning Association there are, “…Currently, over 3.5 million college students are taking online course and/or earning online college degrees. At the secondary school level, over 700,000 high school students are taking one or more courses online…”
Read more at http://www.usdla.org/ndlw/