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A Student’s Perspective: Online Education

Abstract: Online learning is truly the wave of future education, but it is not a panacea for securing a degree. The myth that online education equates to an easy A and a quick degree is being debunked each day as online education enters into the realm of traditional education. Although there are many positive characteristics associated with online education, students who are unprepared to meet the expectations of the virtual learning environment will experience disappointment and potential failure. Here are a few ideas that faculty and students new to online education should consider before opting to teach or learn in virtual worlds.

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