The Learning Renaissance

The Experience of Distance Learners… and Why So Many Drop Out

pros_and_cons_of_distance_learningThis is an interesting piece of research regarding the experience of distance learners in their first year. It puts forward some interesting pointers as to why it is so difficult to retain new teachers… See also my earlier post on the monetisation of learning.

Download the full IRRODL report here: Stories from Students in Their First Semester of Distance Learning | The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning
Via: Five important revelations from first year online learners | eCampus News


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Dazed and confused much of the time but convinced we can, as a species, do much better than this if we set our minds to being much more positive and productive towards our fellow humans.

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