Distance Learning: 5 Tips for Success When Learning Online
Learning in a physical classroom and virtual online classroom have very similar recipes for success. We share 5 tips that will help you succeed while learning online at Ashford University.
Debunking 4 Myths About Online Learning
Are online classes really easier? Are online degrees less respected? Uncover the truth about the virtual classroom.
Why One Chicago School Won't Close: Social-Emotional Learning
More than 50 schools were recommended for closure, but Marcus Garvey Elementary was taken off the list because of its strong community support and its social and emotional learning efforts.
How to Help First-Year Students Tackle Project-Based Learning
At Worcester Polytechnic Institute, first-year students can slowly immerse themselves in project-based learning, to prepare them for more complex courses later on.
How Online Learning Enables Personalized Learning
By: LOtL Editors. We recently sat down with Dr. Lisa Collins, the Senior Director for Instruction and Training at our sponsor, Fuel Education, to discuss what personalized learning means, how online learning enables it, and how the online learning experience differs from the traditional school experience.
4 ways online learning can lead to educational equity
Virtual learning opportunities break down the walls in our educational environment and help more students prepare for post-graduation success Until all students are treated equally and given acc…
What Are the Advantages of Learning Online?
Interested in online education but not sure what the advantages are over traditional learning? Here are some examples of practical and academic benefits you might not have considered!
How ready are you for online learning?
As of Spring 2019, 15 percent of classes at the SDCCD are now online. Online Learning Pathways is making it their business to help students and faculty navigate the virtual classroom.
Eight Tips for Success in the Online Learning Environment
In many respects, online learning is more demanding because students must take a more active role in their education. Here are eight tips that students need to follow to be successful in an online.
5 Ways to Promote Student Success in Online Learning
A new report from Strada Education Network offers key takeaways from last fall's Online Student Success Symposium, a two-day workshop focused on challenges, innovative practices and future opportunities in online learning.
ACTC ranks Top 10 in online learning in Kentucky
Ashland Community and Technical College has been recognized as one of the best colleges offering online learning in the nation by the Community for Accredited Online Schools (AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org). As a leading resource for campus and online learning, the site released its annual ranking for the 2018-2019 school year, honoring Ashland Community and Technical College multiple times for its excellence in online learning “We are appreciative of…
How to Create the Perfect Space for Online Learning
You’ve probably spent a lot of time in traditional classrooms so your first foray into online learning might be a little unfamiliar. That doesn’t mean, though, that it can’t be a great way for you to achieve and succeed. Set up the perfect space for online learning and you’ll set yourself up for success. Here’s what to do:
Reducing Stress in the Learning Environment: How Learning Occurs
Today, we begin an ATLE blog series, “Reducing Stress in the Learning Environment.”
LEARNING KEY: Back-to-school online safety tips
With the start of the new school year, it is important for families to brush up on online safety and ensure they are staying safe online. Here are a few
Top 15 Online Learning Programs in South Florida
Looking for a top-notch online degree program that's based in the South Florida area? Find out what kind of programs Florida National University has for you!
7 Tips to Form Relationships in Online Learning
Online learning is, in many ways, more difficult than traditional classroom learning. As an online student, you have to work with your instructors so that they can provide the learning and attention you need. In the online environment, you can’t sit in the back of the classroom and hide. So avoiding any relationship is impossible. It’s up to you to get to know your instructor, and make sure they know you.
How Technology Turns Online Learning ‘Cons’ Into ‘Pros’
While the concept of a virtual classroom has been around for decades, the modern online university is still in its infancy. Technology and accessibility are critical to its evolution, so as more students forgo “traditional” college for the flexibility of online courses, growth is only limited by investments in innovation and how quickly schools can adapt to the evolving needs of today’s learner.
How MOOCs Give Students a Taste of Online Learning
*/ /*-->*/ A massive open online course, or MOOC, is a relatively new phenomenon. They began gaining widespread popularity in 2011, as large universities saw the potential in granting anyone with Internet access the ability to register and attend as many free classes as they could fit into their schedules.
My Jewish Learning
Hanukkah, or the Festival of Rededication, celebrates the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem after its defilement by the Syrian Greeks in 164 BCE. It is also known as the Festival of Lights and takes place in December, at the time of year when the da
Credit for Prior Learning
Avoid repeating a class for which you may have credit, or taking a class for which you may be able to test out. Don't miss this session to learn more about how you can receive college credit for what you already know by earning qualifying scores on the CLEP examinations that Germanna accepts. This session will also assist in learning more about credit for AP exams and/or previous college classes. Stafford, Room TBA