Equity in an Online Learning Environment

Session 4: 3:00 PM-4:10 PM, Room 204


Adult educators know that their students are often busy with jobs, families, and other obligations. Recent research shows that offering online and blending learning opportunities improves equity of opportunity for students. This session will focus on how to improve equity through online and blended learning options. Why and how these learning opportunities increase equity and how to maintain an equitable online learning environment.


Sudie Whalen

Type of Presentation

Discussion (1 hour)



Program Standards

  • Adult Basic Education
  • Adult Secondary Education
  • Career Technical Education
  • English as a Second Language

Category Standards

  • Blended/Online Learning
  • Distance Learning
  • Program Administration and Coordination
  • Technology Integration in the Classroom