The “Virtual Classroom”: Using Computer-Mediated Communication for University Teaching
Starr Roxanne Hiltz
Starr Roxanne Hiltz is a Professor at Upsala College and Associate Director of the Computerized Conferencing and Communications Center, New Jersey Institute of Technology. Initial work on student acceptance of online classes was partially supported under NSF grant MCS-8121865. Current development of “tools for the enhancement and evaluation of a virtual classroom” is being supported by the Annenberg/CPB Project, the New Jersey Department of Higher Education, and the New Jersey Commission on Science and Technology. The opinions and conclusions presented here are solely those of the author.