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6 eLearning Myths and the Realities Associated with It

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E-learning courses have seen a downward trend in recent times. In this article; we look at several misconceptions and realities associated with e-learning courses.

E-learning industry has been going through a tough stage. There are mixed reactions which have been received from students about the quality of e-learning courses. There are some misconceptions associated with e-learning which needs to be clarified. Let us look at these misconceptions and the realities associated with it:

Full Text: SIX E-LEARNING MYTHS AND THE REALITIES ASSOCIATED WITH IT « eLearning News.

#IOLchat Report: Challenging the Myths of Online Learning | Online College Tips – Online Colleges

Twitter Chat

Each week we meet via Twitter for #IOLchat to discuss current issues related to online learning. Participants include students, instructors, eLearning companies, schools, publishers, and instructional designers.

One of the issues you may encounter as an online learner, instructor, or administrator is that people unfamiliar with virtual environments often have preconceived notions of what it’s like to learn online. It’s important for us to be able to present the realities of online learning – the benefits and challenges – to others who need more information. Our chat participants have traditionally been learning professionals already “in the know” and this week we focused our efforts on identifying some of the myths we encounter frequently and presenting tips for prospective online students.

Read the article for s a summary of this week’s myth busting session:

via #IOLchat Report: Challenging the Myths of Online Learning | Online College Tips – Online Colleges.