The Federal Government Distance Learning Association (FGDLA) is a nonprofit, professional association formed to promote the development and application of distance learning in the Federal Government, in accordance with  Section 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code for Business Leagues and charted by the State of Ohio. Additionally, the Association actively fosters collaboration and understanding among those involved in leveraging technology and instructional media in support of the education and training needs of the Federal Government. 

Focused on supporting Federal Government agencies involved in distance learning, the FGDLA  encourages the application of all forms of distance learning media, as well as embracing innovative methods in  integrating instructional technologies to meet the training and education needs of the Federal Government. Our membership is derived primarily from individuals employed by the various agencies within the Federal Government.

The FGDLA is a chapter of the United States Distance Learning Association
The Government Elearning Magazine is the official publication of the FGDLA.  To view the May/June 2013 "ezine" government edition, click here. Note: Archived versions available in the â€‹Resources section.
The FGDLA would like to acknowledge our Benefactor sponsors for their support of the Association. To view and learn about all of our sponsors supporting the Association, click on the Sponsorship link on the Main menu.
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Strategic & Industry Partners
2014 FGDLA Annual Awards
The FGDLA annual awards ceremony and reception will be held in Reston, VA, on Aug. 14, 2014, in conjunction with the Society for Applied Learning Technologies’ (SALT) 2014 Interactive Learning Technologies Conference (Aug 13-15). The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Reston Hotel, Reston, VA. FGDLA members receive the same registration discount as SALT members when registering. Click here for the conference program brochure, and click here for the FGDLA track.
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INDUSTRY BRIEF: Video Collaboration Technologies for Empowering the U.S. Military: How the US military uses video communications for training, blended learning, and healthcare delivery. Click here for the brief.