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Exploring the Role of the Deliverer in Distance Education

International Journal of Instructional Media Volume 20, Number 4, ISSN 0092-1815


Analyzes current research on successful distance education programs. Reviews the learning communication process; identifies responsibilities of the deliverer: conduct a learner needs assessment, know how to use the technology, address multiple learning styles, promote interaction, project a friendly image, be a team player, operate from a systems perspective; outlines skills for deliverers based on environment. (PEN)


Thach, L. (1993). Exploring the Role of the Deliverer in Distance Education. International Journal of Instructional Media, 20(4), 289-307. Retrieved December 12, 2019 from .

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