Distance education has become the tornado of the educational world.
What does DE stand for?
DE stands for Distance Education (course; various schools)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.
See other definitions of DE
We have 54 other meanings of DE in our Acronym Attic
- Directed Evolution
- Director of Education
- Discard Eligibility (ATM)
- Discipline Engineer
- Discrete Event (program specification)
- Disenchant (gaming, World of Warcraft)
- Display Element
- Display Entity
- Disposable Excess
- Dissemination Element
- Distant End (satellite communications)
- Distinguished Editor (Institute of Professional Editors)
- Distinguished Engineer (various organizations)
- Distribution Engineering
- District Engineer
- District Executive
- Division/District Engineer (Army Corps of Engineers)
- Divisional Engineer
- Divisions Exercise
- Doctor of Engineering
Samples in periodicals archive:
Research to date has identified several critical issues that institutions should resolve before implementing a distance education program, including the identification of effective teaching methods and pedagogy, ensuring adequate access, communicating course and technology expectations, and providing the necessary infrastructure support to students and faculty (Buchanan, 2003; Kirby, 1999; Mauldin, 2001).
Grounded in existing distance education theory and drawing from best practices, current research, and an extensive review of current literature, the book systematically identifies and discusses seven key issues that affect the practice of online education today: leadership and strategic planning, policy and operation, faculty, online student services, online student success, technology and the courseware management system, and finally, marketing.
GAO was asked to review the state of distance education at Minority Serving Institutions, which are schools that serve high percentages of minority students, including Blacks, Hispanics, and American Indians.
There was no other route to get my masters of business administration and distance education seemed like an interesting way to learn," says Caldwell.
Nasdaq: APOL) (Nasdaq: UOPX) recently announced that its subsidiary, the University of Phoenix, has been selected to participate in the Department of Education's Distance Education Demonstration Program.
Libraries should approach support to distance education as a new business opportunity, utilizing techniques of market evaluation and analysis.