Tag: online students

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Online students struggle with sense of belonging during COVID-19

May 13, 2022

Via: eCampus News

Deciding to pursue higher education is a major commitment, especially for adult learners who often juggle multiple obligations including work and family. Distance education modalities provide flexible avenues to complete a degree while still fulfilling those other social roles. However, […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How to establish rapport with online students

January 21, 2022

Via: eSchool News

My experience with online education began 19 years ago after I took a break from teaching in the brick and mortar setting to give birth to my daughter. When I was ready to get back in the game, several of […]

Education Tech, Educational Forms, Informal learning

How colleges with hybrid instruction this fall can support online students

July 22, 2020

Via: Education Dive

As colleges release their plans for the fall semester, even those hoping to reopen their campuses are leaning heavily on remote instruction to spread out students and give them more options. Under some hybrid models, instructors will teach classes in […]

Education Tech

Arizona State online biology students getting hands-on experience in virtual labs

August 28, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Similar labs are planned for the University of Texas at San Antonio and McMaster University in Canada, according to a blog post from Google, which partnered with the ed-tech company Labster to create the virtual labs. In addition, virtual labs […]

Education Tech

Study: Online learning growth will level off by end of decade

June 25, 2018

Via: Education Dive

About half of all online students who took the Learning House-Aslanian survey reported using a career advisor whenever offered seeking resume help, and 40 percent said they got assistance with their job search. The report said “online access to career […]

Educational Forms, Informal learning

6 social assignments for online students

August 30, 2017

Via: eCampus News

Online students, like any other students, like to spend time procrastinating before they get to completing assignments given in class. Many teachers struggle to come up with tasks and projects that really engage and motivate students to skip procrastination and […]