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Online learning is for everyone especially the struggling student as it provides individualized learning. The struggling learner makes up 80% of juvenile delinquents and high school dropouts.

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Online Learning And The

  1. 1. Online Learning and the Non Traditional Student Tale of Two Lessons Dispelling the Myth
  2. 2. Typical Lesson Lecture at Black Board Student takes notes
  3. 3. Typical Homework Review Notes Complete assignments
  4. 4. Typical Assessment If student is dominant learning style AUDITORY/ VISUAL , they regurgiate information and pass test
  5. 5. Traditional Student Population
  6. 6. High Achiever <ul><li>- 10 % of student population </li></ul><ul><li>- AUDITORY, VISUAL dominant Learning style </li></ul><ul><li>- Aces standardized test </li></ul><ul><li>- Accepted into best universities </li></ul>
  7. 7. Average student <ul><li>- 50% of student population </li></ul><ul><li>- Dominant learning styles- Visual, Tactile </li></ul><ul><li>- Absorbs 70% of information </li></ul><ul><li>- C student </li></ul><ul><li>- Accepted into middle Tier colleges and community colleges </li></ul>
  8. 8. Struggling Student <ul><li>- 40% of student population </li></ul><ul><li>- Dominant learning styles -- Tactile </li></ul><ul><li>- Absorbs 50% of information </li></ul><ul><li>- D student or failing student </li></ul><ul><li>- Barely graduates from high school </li></ul><ul><li>- Dropout </li></ul><ul><li>- Creator of businesses like Kinko’s, Compuware, Wendy’s, Little Caesar’s, Microsoft </li></ul>
  9. 9. Millenials Characteristics According to Claire Raines, author of Connecting Generations: The Sourcebook ,
  10. 10. Millennials Born 1980 -2000 <ul><li>Sociable </li></ul><ul><li>optimistic </li></ul><ul><li>collaborative </li></ul><ul><li>open-minded </li></ul><ul><li>inclusive </li></ul><ul><li>achievement-oriented   </li></ul>
  11. 11. Millennials <ul><li>Technical natives since their birth. </li></ul><ul><li>raised with </li></ul><ul><li>cell phones, </li></ul><ul><li>Ipods, </li></ul><ul><li>DVDs, </li></ul><ul><li>video game consoles </li></ul>
  12. 12. Millennials <ul><li>naturally technical savvy </li></ul><ul><li>prefer self challenge </li></ul>
  13. 13. Millenials Learning <ul><li>USE </li></ul><ul><li>Teamwork </li></ul><ul><li>Technology, </li></ul><ul><li>Fun </li></ul><ul><li>Flexibility </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge </li></ul><ul><li>Experiential Activities </li></ul>
  14. 14. Hustle & TECHknow Preparatory High School
  15. 15. Hustle & TECHknow Preparatory High School A Cyber School located at the Compuware Headquarters in Downtown Detroit serving high school dropouts and juvenile delinquents
  16. 16. Do these students look like Dropouts & Juvenile Delinquents?
  17. 17. Individualized Instruction
  18. 18. Online Education <ul><li>Allows teachers to </li></ul><ul><li>design </li></ul><ul><li>individual </li></ul><ul><li>and </li></ul><ul><li>collective </li></ul><ul><li>lessons </li></ul><ul><li>to </li></ul><ul><li>retain students </li></ul>
  19. 19. Purpose of Education
  20. 20. Career Exploration
  21. 21. Career Exploration <ul><li>My Dream Explorer </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Free of charge to every Michigan Student </li></ul>
  22. 22. Bells & Whistles <ul><li>Video </li></ul><ul><li>Audio </li></ul><ul><li>Podcast </li></ul><ul><li>Email </li></ul><ul><li>Global Information </li></ul>
  23. 23. Adjust Learning <ul><li>Reading </li></ul><ul><li>Assess each student on reading level </li></ul><ul><li>Computer readjust reading assignment to fit level </li></ul>
  24. 24. Reading Score Increase <ul><li>Lexile reading scores </li></ul><ul><li>moved </li></ul><ul><li>4.2 </li></ul><ul><li>to </li></ul><ul><li>7.8 </li></ul><ul><li>in 6 months </li></ul>
  25. 25. Homework <ul><li>Printed from online lessons </li></ul>
  26. 26. Math Adjustment <ul><li>Online lessons come with </li></ul><ul><li>Video Professor </li></ul><ul><li>Extra Practorials </li></ul><ul><li>Practice test </li></ul>
  27. 27. Students Engaged <ul><li>Students like online practice quizzes </li></ul><ul><li>Like Video Professors </li></ul><ul><li>Like Widgets </li></ul>