In a recent post on evollution.com the site creators dive into the idea of online students need to have a thorough orientation before classes begin. The post talking about online orientation needs as many students begin online classes with very little background in online learning.
In addition to preparing students for learning online, students may also need familiarization with the different methods their school uses. From email, to blackboard to the actual shool’s website, whether a student has or has not had experience may not matter if the tools used are new to them. Due to these factors, researchers are trying to determine the best method to prepare the student for the online learning environment.
To further understand the research and different methods used by many universities across the country, visit: http://evolllution.com/attracting-students/retention/ready-to-launch-re-envisioning-the-preparation-of-students-for-online-learning/?utm_campaign=EvoLLLution%20Social&utm_content=31561628&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter