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eLearning: Is It New?

eLearning is a trendy new word, but does it represent anything fundamentally different? In 1958, behaviorist psychologist, BF Skinner published an article in Science [1958, 128, 3330] entitled “Teaching Machines: from the experimental study of learning devices which arrange optimal conditions for self-instruction.” In the article, Skinner says his basic design…