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Examining Barriers to Distance Education

Quarterly Review of Distance Education Volume 2, Number 1, ISSN 1528-3518


Provides an overview of barriers to distance education, based on a recent literature review and survey of several thousand people involved in distance education, instructional technology, and training. The ten strongest barriers to distance education, 11 least important barriers to implementation, and five of the top barriers related directly to organizational culture are listed. (MES)


Simonson, M. (2001). Examining Barriers to Distance Education. Quarterly Review of Distance Education, 2(1), 1-2. Retrieved April 6, 2020 from .

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