My Unintentional Journey Into Distance Education Leadership
A journey begins with a single step. My unintentional journey into distance education leadership began in 2001, one year after I had finished my undergraduate degree and was working in the field of Christian education at a church in central Wisconsin. Sensing the need to deepen my understanding of curriculum development, I began looking for options for pursing a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction. Unfortunately, the closest available graduate programs were residential programs over 2 h away, and there was no way I could complete such an on-campus program while maintaining my full-time job and other professional and personal commitments.
KeywordsLeadership Distance education Faculty development Online learning
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