Pros and cons of Internet2 videoconferencing as a new generation distance education tool

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Abstract

Internet2 is one of the newer ways of videoconferencing in American universities. Over 200 universities in the United States collaborate with each other through these high-quality Internet lines. K-12 schools and libraries nationwide have also started taking advantage of this fiber optic, high-capacity speedy network. However, the term Internet2 still remains obscure to many. This paper addresses pros and cons of using Internet2 as a means of videoconferencing.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)33-42
Number of pages10
JournalComputers in the Schools
Volume22
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Distance education
  • Internet2
  • Teacher education
  • Videoconferencing

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  • Computer Science (miscellaneous)
  • Education

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Pros and cons of Internet2 videoconferencing as a new generation distance education tool. / Özkan, Betül C.

In: Computers in the Schools, Vol. 22, No. 1-2, 2005, p. 33-42.

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