Is eLearning for Me?
As you know, Internet or online classes are very popular. You probably know someone who has taken an online class or is taking one now. If you are considering taking an online/Internet course, there are several considerations. First, Internet courses are not easier than their classroom-based equivalents. They require much more dedication, reading and independent study. This alone indicates that Internet courses are not for everyone. Another consideration is that online courses require knowledge of and access to computer technology. You need a computer or at least have easy access to a computer to be successful in online learning. Before enrolling in an online course, take the following survey which will help you assess whether online learning is right for you.
Click on the link below to access the SmarterMeasure Assessment. SmarterMeasure allows you to view the degree to which you possess attributes, skills and knowledge that contribute to success in online learning. SmarterMeasure includes five major assessment components that measure:
Click here to access the SmarterMeasure Assessment.
- Reading comprehension
- Technical competency
- Individual attributes
- Preferred learning styles
- Typing speed and accuracy