“...on average, students in online learning conditions performed better than those receiving face-to-face classes.”
K12 Online Education Options 100% of Day Online Full-time Virtual Schools Site-Based Online Course Lab Online courses offered by B&M district Online Tech Enhanced Courses & Schools Brick N Mortar Full Virtual State Supplemental Programs Hybrid courses College-Hosted Virtual Courses Traditional Tech Integrated Classroom 0% of Day Online
The effectiveness of online learning is tied to learning time, curriculum, pedagogy, and opportunities for collaboration Webcasts Scavenger hunts,roleplay, science simulations, Google Apps Peer tutoring and feedback Professional learning communities community service
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Online learning can be enhanced by prompting learner reflection
Who is teaching online and how do they get their training? Who is designing online curriculum and how do they get their training? Training K12 online teachers& curriculum designers
K-12 Online Teachers Experienced Workforce 99% credentialed teachers Only 2% new to the teaching profession 73% 6+years of total teaching experience 55% M.S. degree+ 46% 45+ hours of training in online teaching Learn more at Going Virtual!