Distance Learning

Patricia Pedraza-Nafziger

As an online instructor, you are faced with the challenge of providing education to students who may come from a variety of age groups and cultures. Selecting the best teaching techniques to employ in such an environment demands an understanding of how individuals learn.

Patricia Pedraza-Nafziger

Using various types of electronic devices such as laptops, tablets, smart phones, and personal computers for long periods of time can contribute to eyestrain, also known as computer vision syndrome, which can ultimately affect your work performance and ability to concentrate.

Patricia Pedraza-Nafziger

Staying focused on your degree is a great way to maintain motivation, but with all the stresses and distractions surrounding you on a daily basis, concentrating on course requirements is not always an easy task.

Patricia Pedraza-Nafziger

There is one commonality that all online instructors will face, and that is a multigenerational classroom, particularly in higher learning. Since the majority of online instructional programs are available to students nationwide, and in some cases globally, your classroom will likely contain a rang