Tag «Online Education»

How Can Students Receive Instructors’ Help Online?

If you’ve never attended an online school, you may have questions. How do the classes work? Will you be able to interact with your classmates? Do you have to be present for lectures at specific times, or can you set your own schedule? However, one of the top questions we often hear: How do you …

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Discussion Boards 101: Taking Part in Online Class Discussions

When you attend an online school, you’ll see that virtual classrooms often revolve around the use of discussion boards. These boards are used for a variety of reasons, depending on the specific class you’re taking, and it’s important that you learn how to use them effectively. Let’s take a look at the best practices for …

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The Efficiency of Attending College Online

While traditional campuses have been the primary choice for the majority of students in the past (mostly because they were the only available option), attending an online college is becoming increasingly common. One reason for this change is that students are realizing that attending classes online can be more efficient, especially when juggling work-life balance, …

Upgrade Your Study Skills — Here’s How

Perhaps it’s been awhile since you’ve taken classes, or you’re returning to school after years of being in the workforce. If so, you may feel like your study habits could use some improvement. When attending classes, especially in an online environment, it is important to cultivate the skills and find surroundings that are conducive to …

Taking a Quick Break from Courses? Keep Your Brain in Learning Mode

Traditional students usually have a few breaks during the school year and for summer months, which can be both beneficial and detrimental to learning, depending on how they use their off-time. As a nontraditional student at CSU-Global, you have more control over when you take your breaks, since courses start on a monthly basis, year-round. …

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