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There are specific characteristics that create an effective classroom learning environment such as collaborating with fellow students, engaging students to question the instructor, and using technology to retain studentsí interest.
Technology has opened up a door of cultural awareness by providing virtual communication avenues not historically available. People are learning more about different countries and cultures.
Learning Online - Social Learning
The format of distance learning is evolving; from computer-based learning to internet-based learning, social learning seems to be the next phase of the learning evolution.
Manage College Stress
Creating a balanced lifestyle is a great way to begin minimizing stresses in your life. Managing your activities and organizing them in a fashion that makes the most of your time is one the keys to eliminating factors associated with stress.
Methods for Distance Learning
There are various distance learning delivery methods used today, this article will help identify and define a few associated terms.
To collect ideas that may pop into your head during various times, carry a pocket-size notebook and pen or cell phone to record your ideas, the construct a mind map to help organize your thought process.
MIT OpenCourseware (OCW)
The popularity of free courses offered by top universities is growing, and one such university is MIT with its Open Courseware (OCW) which is composed of over 250 universities and organizations worldwide.
Myths about Distance Learning
Though the popularity of distance learning has increased dramatically in the past decade, there are still some misconceptions about it.
Many students today rely on their laptops or tablets for note taking in the classroom or while watching virtual lectures at home. Good note taking is an acquired skill that will eventually transfer into your work environment.
On Campus or Distance Learning?
You have considered distance learning but are not sure you can keep up with the technology that may be involved in online courses. A person must consider several factors before making the decision to participate in a distance learning program.
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