What is E-mail ? E-mail - A system for sending and receiving messages electronically over a computer network, as between personal computers.
E-mail as a learning tool
send mass messages to students about homework and assignments
communicate with fellow students about assignments, a way to keep up when missing class
Fast communication between all parties
Why use e-mail?
e-mail is faster and more convenient than snail mail or phone calls
can send formal information without taking the time of a traditional letter
is easily accessible anywhere with an internet connection
Better privacy and no lost mail
E-mail's for Everyone! I would recommend email for anyone who has a computer and enjoys speedy messages and responses. E-mail has revolutionalized communication and is becoming the normal way to send messages between, friends, coworkers, colleagues and even family.