Community-College Official Collects News of Instructional Technology

David Carter-Tod, an instructional technologist at Wytheville Community College, in Virginia, spends an hour or so each morning over a cup of coffee perusing various distance-education Web sites and e-mail lists to keep up-to-date with the latest developments. And each day, he publishes highlights from his online surfing -- along with a brief commentary -- on his own Web site.

Mr. Carter-Tod's site, which he calls Serious Instructional Technology