Palloff & Pratt on the virtual student

The Virtual Student. A Profile and Guide to Working with Online Learners. Rena M. Palloff, Keith Pratt Jossey Bass 2003, 191 pages ISBN: 0787964743 As its title rightly says, this is not a book for students, but for faculty and lecturers on how to deal with online students. However, at the end of the book… Continue reading Palloff & Pratt on the virtual student

Proficient or successful?

How to become a successful online studentĀ (Duquesne University) Nifty brochure with high-quality content on becoming a proficient online student (I prefer to avoid 'successful' because proficiency or competence depends mostly on oneself, whereas success mostly depends on others and on external factors... let's not mislead online learners and better tell them what they can do… Continue reading Proficient or successful?