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How to be a successful online student

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Now online learning is becoming more and more popular. There are so many educational platforms today that people can use to learn different things. So more and more people like the possibilities that online learning give. I strongly believe that online education is our nearest future. Teaching ESL online I also understood that I can help my students more if I understand how to be an online student myself, step in their shoes and try to succeed.

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How to be a successful online student

  1. 1. How to Be a Successful Online Student
  2. 2. ONLINE LEARNING  It is here to stay  Where to study  Certificates  Lifelong Learners
  3. 3. Challenges  Procrastination  Understanding the technology  Time management  Becoming an independent learner  Use Social Media  Rewarding yourself.
  4. 4. Go at your own pace…..  Not so true…
  5. 5. Understanding the technology  Have basic computer skills and access to technology  Internet connection  Always watch the site’s tutorials  Ask questions to your trainers
  6. 6. Computer and Reading Skills  Distance learning requires some basic computer knowledge, such as creating documents, saving files to your computer, course navigation, sending emails to others.  Distance learning will require you to read course material, such as lessons, text reading, discussion board, and emails.
  7. 7. You do have time!  Knowing the syllabus  Goal setting  Plan actions
  8. 8. Maintain schedule for your course work  As distance learners you must select a day and time for submitting your assignments regularly to stay ahead  Log-in to course 2-3 times per week  Stick to schedule, if possible
  9. 9. A self-directed learner  Motivation  Research  Applying  Adopting and Adapting  Reflecting
  10. 10. Social media  Personal Learning Network
  11. 11. You deserve it!  Certificate  Badges  Traits
  12. 12. Start now!  https://www.class-central.com/report/new-moocs-added-december-2015/
  13. 13. Thank you! My mail: teacherroscba@gmail.com My Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TeacherRosmery My YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/my_videos?o=U Link to planning materials: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B_bSemf4LJXTRXg3Y21FVlZ6YjA
  14. 14. Articles I read  https://onlinelearninginsights.wordpress.com/2012/09/28/five-step-strategy-for-student- success-with-online-learning/  http://www.iseek.org/education/successonline.html  http://www.ion.uillinois.edu/resources/tutorials/pedagogy/StudentProfile.asp  http://www.onlinecollege.org/2011/07/14/10-traits-of-a-successful-online-learner/  https://www.fairmontstate.edu/academics/distancelearning/successful_student.asp  http://www.duq.edu/academics/online-campus/prospective-students/successful-online- learners  http://advanced.jhu.edu/hp/5-essential-online-learning-strategies/  http://www.usnews.com/education/online-education/articles/2013/01/14/5-tips-to- succeed-in-an-online-course  http://er.educause.edu/articles/2007/1/how-students-develop-online-learning-skills
  15. 15. Images  https://canvas.instructure.com/courses/857345/pages/another-look-at-being-a-successful- online-learner  http://www.believerspath.com/how-to-be-a-successful-online-learner/  https://susanadessa.wordpress.com/2015/03/02/2-attributes-for-a-successful-online- learner/  http://www.eduventures.com/tag/eduventures/  http://exted.fullerton.edu/apasmant/BrowserBasedHelp/Preparing_for_your_online_class.ht m  https://www.chabotcollege.edu/online/orientations/  http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2013/03/the-basics-of-self-directed-learning.html  http://sdlearning.pbworks.com/w/page/1899143/SDL%20Emerging%20Trends%20and%20Them es  https://edtechpost.wikispaces.com/PLE+Diagrams

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