A Survey of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Employees Regarding Topics for Distance Education—Summary Report to Respondents

Product Type: 

Open-file Report

Year: 

2011

Author(s): 

Ratz, J.M., R.M. Schuster, and A.H. Marcy

Suggested Citation: 

Ratz, J.M., R.M. Schuster, and A.H. Marcy. 2011. A Survey of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Employees Regarding Topics for Distance Education—Summary Report to Respondents. Open File Report 2011–1021. U.S. Geological Survey. 38 p.

This report provides a summary of responses to the questions included in the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) Distance Education survey conducted from January 26, 2010, to February 8, 2010. The survey included questions for two studies sponsored by the Division of Education Outreach (DEO) at the NCTC. The first study identifies the topics of interest to FWS employees on which training could be provided via distance education. The topics were limited to the area of conservation and environmental education, outreach, and partnerships because these topics are within the scope of the DEO. The second study focused on characterizing the relation between onsite course enrollment at NCTC and distance education offerings...