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Distance Learning Essay Examples

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Advantages of Distance Education
Distance education allows you to study at home or in your office, according to your own schedule, there are no classes to attend. Generally, each course comes with a manual that may be accompanied by videotapes, audiotapes, audio CDs, computer diskettes, CD-ROMs, etc., depending on the nature of the course. As well, many co...
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An Introduction to the Advantages of the Distance Education
Distance education allows you to study at home or in your office, according to your own schedule, there are no classes to attend. Generally, each course comes with a manual that may be accompanied by videotapes, audiotapes, audio CDs, computer diskettes, CD-ROMs, etc., depending on the nature of the course. As well, many co...
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Learning Theories
Directions For your Week 1 Assignment, you will write a Reflective Assessment Paper
on Learning Theory. In this reflection paper, you should discuss your current view of
learning and instruction. Your paper will cover the political, social,
economical, legal, and/or cultural factors that influence your learning
preferen...
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A Personal Teaching Philosophy and Learning Environment Organization
Imagine walking into a Pepto-Bismol pink pained room, walls lacking pictures and posters, and a teacher at their desk with a frown on their face, with a list of rules behind them long enough to touch the floor. More than likely spending eight months trying to learn in this environment would not be a pleasant time for most c...
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A Look at the Three Styles of Learning
LEARNING STYLES People not only learn at different rates, but also in different ways. Some people want everything written down, others prefer to listen. Some prefer small group settings rather than large group discussions; others like to listen to a lecture and translate it into pictorial doodles in a notebook. Each person...
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An In Depth Look at Four Major Education Theories Applicable in Today's Education System
There are many different theories of education, all of which have some merit. After studying many theories, both in class, and through personal study I have chosen four which I believe are the most applicable in today’s society. I will discuss Thorndike’s Connectionism Learning Theory, Rumelhart & Norman’s Tri Modal Lea...
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The Different Types of Learning Styles
LEARNING STYLES People not only learn at different rates, but also in different ways. Some people want everything written down, others prefer to listen. Some prefer small group settings rather than large group discussions; others like to listen to a lecture and translate it into pictorial doodles in a notebook. Each person...
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Comparing Online and Traditional Classes
Taking courses for school online and on campus is completely different. I should know because I have experienced both. When I first graduated from High School I enrolled in a four year college, and dropped out of college six semesters later. Years went by and decided to go back to school, though I managed to finish a two ye...
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Benefits of Online Education
Education is one of the priorities in people’s lives. Education has changed dramatically in recent times because of all the technological advances we have had. In the last decade, the technology has been advancing and, that’s why we have better opportunities to reach our education goals and objectives. Before education requ...
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The Characteristics and Benefits of the Tele-Education System
1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of Tele-education Tele-education has a long history beginning with systems like that for teaching children in Australian Outback, the British Open University and other such organizations. These built on the idea of correspondence courses where course materials are sent periodically by...
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An Analysis of Important Aspects For Having a Successful Long Distance Relationships
Long Distance Relationships Can Be Painful: But They Don't Have to Be I have fallen into a problem that many people have had to deal with during some part of their life, some more than others have. Long-distance relationships are hard on the heart, hard on the soul, and hard on the self. Many men and women meet in places t...
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An Introduction to the Advantages and Disadvantages of Distance Education through the Internet
. Advantages and disadvantages of Distance Education through the Internet As every other thing, DE has its advantages and disadvantages. But it seems its advantages have tempted many people since it took such a rising trend over the last years. Perhaps it is appropriate to comparatively list advantages and disadvantages of...
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An Experiment to Measure Stopping Distance of a Car in Relation to Speed and Force
`Planning            I am investigating how the stopping distance of a car is related to the speed that it is going and how much force is used to stop a car going at a certain speed and for a certain distance. The 2 main factors that will determine the stopping distance of the car are the thinking distance and the braki...
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The Relationship Between Distance and Time Under Constant Velocity
Time (s) Distance (m) Displacement (m) Velocity (m/s) 0.5 0.06 0.02 0.1 1 0.115 0.012 0.06 1.5 0.176 0.021 0.105 2 0.232 0.018 0.09 2.5 0.289 0.026 0.13 3 0.355 0.034 0.17 3.5 0.405 0.032 0.16 4 0.47 0.025 0.125 4.5 0.55 0.3 1.5 1. Initial velocity is the speed and direction in which the object is moving at the be...
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Music and Studying
Does music help when doing homework? Have the parents ever said music will distract and confuse while doing homework? Well does music really help on homework, are the parents correct
or not? Many people think music will distract a student on thework. Also many think music will actually help on the work given to
the stu...
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What Is Observational Learning and How It Works
Observational learning is a strong way of social learning. It happens by the processing of information displayed by models or examples. The information can be shown verbally, textually, through audio, and through actions either by live or non-live models like television, movies, and the Internet. My 11th grade teacher told...
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Comparing Learning Styles
There are several different learning styles according to Richard M
Felder and Barbara A Solomon from North Carolina State University. Let's
take a closer look at these learning styles and go more in-depth with
each category and see how they apply to us. The four categories that we
will be taking a look at are active/reflect...
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A Paper on Children's Learning by Images
Children learn by a common cliche: monkey see, monkey do. Children's lives are impacted by everything around them, including parents, teachers, friends, even enemies, but especially television. More specifically, violence on tv negatively affects children's behaviour. It demonstrates violence as a solution to problems, it e...
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A Paper on Eight Types of Learning Styles
There are about eight types of learning styles: active, reflective, sensing, intuitive, visual, verbal, sequential, and global. My 4 types of learning styles are reflective, intuitive, visual, and sequential. Since now I know how I learn best, I can use these techniques to help me study for my courses and exams. A reflec...
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An Analysis of Different Ways of Learning
Learning is any permanent change in behavior that can be attributed to experience. Learning isnt always the result of practice. It depends on what you mean by practice. Merely repeating a response will not necessarily produce learning. You could close your eyes and swing a tennis racket hundreds of time without learning any...
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An Activity to Show the Different Learning Styles
By taking the Learning Activity Unit 4 I learned about my personal learning styles and some strategies to help me throughout the classes.
This activity shows different styles of learning. On their scale of results, I was extremely victorious in assisting John in picking the principles to apply to the environment. I found my...
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The Role of Religion in Learning Motivation
Religion and Motivation in Learning
Religion Journal Assignment Respect is a very important aspect of class discipline. Respect
towards peers, property, and the teacher all lead to the student in being
the best student they can be. If the student does not respect anything in
the classroom, the learning process is hamper...
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The Steps in Learning How to Grind
How to Grind Well you want to learn how to grind. The first thing that you need to know is how to stall. Stalls are essentially skating up to an object, jumping onto it, holding there for a couple of seconds, and then jumping off. This can be anything from a stair, to a curb, to a car, to the coping on a vert. To beg...
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An Overview of Ways to Assist Persons With Learning Disabilities
Learning Disabilities: An Overview This semester we have spent the majority of our time learning about and discussing how we can best assist exceptional students. Many of these students are individuals with learning dissabilities. Although it would be difficult for every teacher to understand the distinctions, symptoms, we...
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An Analysis of the Caliber Learning Network of Sylvan Learning Centers
Caliber Learning Centers Online 22 April 2001 In late 1996, an entreprenuer that had previously run Sylvan Learning Centers decided to start a new venture. The result was Caliber Learning Network, the brain child of Chris Nguyen, who guided Sylvan into one the education industries greatest successes . As stated from thier...
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