Panel to discuss online education at Vail Symposium event, July 25

Panel to discuss online education at Vail Symposium event, July 25
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By Krista Driscoll

EDWARDS — While “going to college” might conjure up images of a fresh-faced 18-year-old walking the commons with an armful of books, a shift toward online higher education is challenging norms and opening up classrooms for all types of students. With the ability to enter a virtual classroom over the internet from all time zones, synchronously and asynchronously, students can connect to robust course content and engage diverse faculty and peers. However, as a valuable tool helping millions of nontraditional learners, it is not problem-free, nor is it right for everyone.The Vail Symposium will present a panel of three experts …

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