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The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About Online Education

30-May-2016 02:00:00 / by Nabeela D'Sa

Nabeela D'Sa

Online education is for those who have failed their schooling previously! Online learning is the easy way out!

THIS IS NOT TRUE!

Online education is something that many people enquire for as it is convenient and helps you study at your own pace and gives you the freedom to still work on the side, or stay home and watch your kids, without stressing about a school or class schedule. Online training courses and online education is a great boon for not just students but educators as well as it allows a little more flexibility when it comes to communication; allowing a tutor to truely dedicate half an hour to a single student and address their concerns. Online courses help you really handle your load at your own pace and can sometimes help you learn the material faster and in a manner in which it makes sense to you.

Hold on! There are also cons to online education which we will not ignore, such as having too much freedom and letting your work slip by due to procrastination.

As long as you keep your wits about you, and handle the load as it comes and not take on more than you can chew, you will certainly be successful in your academic aspirations.

Online training courses can pop up no matter if you are going to a Unievrsity for a post graduate degree or an under graduate qualification or whether you need to earn certificates to outshine in a job you are performing. A lot of people would prefer the online route as compared to going to classes because you may have a lot of different things on your plate and rescheduling everything to make time to attend classes just may not be ideal.

This is one of the greatest advantages of online and distance learning. Many people think that when choosing this route one can easily forget about attending classes all together, on the contrary there are classes to attend but they are pre recorded and saved for when the kids have gone to bed and you have some quiet time to review the presentations.

So online learning is not the easy way out instead you have to remember that with this means to a degre comes a lot of responsibility to make sure you take the initiate to get it done.

The best piece of advice that anyone can give you is just make sure to set reminders, study when you are supposed to, and ultimately pretend you are still going to the classroom when you are taking classes online. Do not have the TV on, do not let anything distract you, stay off your phone, and create a classroom setting while at your home. If you can separate the two, you will have a far more successful year than you ever thought possible.

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