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May 2008Vol. 9, No. 4Using E-Learning for Staff Training

E-learning, or the delivery of education using the Internet and other distance technologies, is the focus of the February 2008 issue of the newsletter Training Matters. E-learning is an increasingly popular approach for delivering needed training to child welfare staff because it offers the potential for reducing classroom time, travel time, and travel costs. Newsletter articles address some of the specific e-learning opportunities available to North Carolina's child welfare workforce, as well as more general information about distance learning.

Training Matters is produced by the North Carolina Division of Social Services Family Support and Child Welfare Services Statewide Training Partnership, an organization dedicated to developing and delivering competency-based, job-relevant, accessible child welfare training. The current issue is available online: