Back to school
- By Bryant Jordan
- Jul 24, 2000
The Army plans to offer its troops a broad range of distance-learning options
that would provide them with college credits, degrees and professional certification.
To make it happen, the service will need the following:
n Cooperation and brainstorming from schools and colleges, Internet companies,
and computer hardware and software firms on how best to structure the Web-based
n Barracks and other facilities wired for easy Internet access, including
an Internet service provider that is reliable and accessible even from a
n Equipment that is durable and portable, so that it can function from
a deployment site as well as from a U.S. base.
n A program that is available to soldiers anytime and from any location.