You may have heard the myth floating around that learning online is isolating — that there is no opportunity to make connections with your instructor or fellow online students because you are alone with your computer screen. Our thoughts? It's completely false.
The time has come! You’re getting ready to begin your first online class at Ohio State. But before jumping into online learning, it’s important that you understand the basic dos and don’ts of the online classroom.
DO: Prepare for your course to begin. Just like...
With a new semester right around the corner, you might be looking for ideas on how to stay focused and motivated all the way to finals. Achieve your educational goals by following our list of five things to do for a successful semester:
For many students, when they log into their courses at The Ohio State University, it will be their first time experiencing online learning. It can be overwhelming taking those first few steps in their educational journey, transitioning into a college student mindset. To help students prepare for their Ohio State experience, the Office of Distance Education and eLearning (ODEE) developed the Online Readiness Tool.
Online education opportunities around the country are expanding and come with their own distinct advantages and challenges. To help students everywhere gauge if they are prepared for the unique features of online courses, the Office of Distance Education and eLearning created the...