Ice Breakers!

Icebreakers are a great way to build a communication channel between classmates. It can increase the trust between the student and the teacher and also improve relations between students themselves. However, with online courses, sometimes having an icebreaker is not enough. Especially in courses where you have either all the students in different locations or ...

Synchronous and Asynchronous Learning

It has been described that technology in distance education is divided between two groups; synchronous and asynchronous. Divided may be too strong of a word because it implies it has to be either one or the other. Is there a reason why distance learning cannot include both synchronous and asynchronous teaching techniques? Why does an ...

The Need For eLearning

Advice for Success eLearning reaches out to new students It takes away borders Allows for a better learning experience To be sure of success, here are some tips to help out: The Technology Get Familiar With It! Don’t rely too much on I.T. to solve problems You can answer questions from students more quickly than acting ...

Learning Vehicles

Any electronic conversation must be effective in order for it to be a vehicle for learning. There are many communication vehicles, and of these, many of them have very similar attributes. Understandably though is that the most important tool is a tool that works properly. When dealing with technology, you will find that having reliable ...

Online Learning in the Workplace

Online learning in the workplace is a bit different than having online learning in the classroom. However, there is still plenty of room to implement this learning method in the workplace with the right people and methods. Online learning in the workplaces allows for employees to receive training for their job or to better themselves ...