The Evolution of Distance Learning in Higher Education Infographic
Distance learning in the U.S., now often referred to as online education, has evolved tremendously from its humble, early reliance on “snail mail’ to its modern delivery system rooted in digital innovations. Its impact on higher education has been more than 120 years in the making, with the pace of development accelerating dramatically in recent years. The Evolution of Distance Learning in Higher Education Infographic shows where we started, how far we’ve come, and what it tells us about the future of distance learning and online education. It also provides a few predictions on what’s next.