DL Websites and other Resources

Distance Learning Websites and Online Resources

  • Learning Express Library - A statewide collection of online library databases that contain magazines, journals, and encyclopedias, as well as a new collection of practice tests, ebooks, and tutorials. Descriptive flyer here.
  • Project IDEAL - Provides information on many aspects of distance learning.
  • AdultEd Online - A free, online tool to help teachers determine if they have the skills for distance teaching, and to help administrators assess their preparation to implement distance learning.
  • OTAN: The Outreach and Technical Assistance Network - Provides electronic collaboration and information, and support for instructional technology and distance learning to literacy and adult education providers in California.
  • The 30 best Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers (2012 edition) - "Contains dozens of the most popular tools being used in classrooms right now.” Resources, most of them free, cover diverse topics ranging from cloud computing software, ways to store homework and other assignments remotely, lesson-sharing, and dynamic presentations.
  • Guide to Open Access Journals - A guide listing some open-access journal websites, as well as paid subscription databases that are still widely used by traditional college students.

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