E-learning is now an essential component of education. Using examples from around the globe, the authors of E-Learning provide an in-depth examination of past and future e-learning approaches, and explore the implications of applying e-learning in practice. Topic include educational evolution; enriching the learning experience; extended learning; empowering learning; evolving theories of learning; emancipatory learning; and the creation of ecommunities.
Chapter 8: e-Learning – Learner Emancipation
e-Learning – Learner Emancipation
e-Learning and accessibility are the key themes of this chapter, which explores the impact of e-Learning on communities of learners who have special challenges or experience special access difficulties. The specific focus is on the visually impaired community as they are arguably the most empowered when information is ...