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Discussion Board Checklist

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Posting to discussion boards is a common part of an online course. The quality and frequency of your discussion posts often factor into your final grade.  These should be easy points to get, but we know sometimes, that’s easier said […]

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Save Time with Symbaloo

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Symbaloo is a free site that let’s you create pages of your favorite websites and most visited links. What do we love about it? It’s free, easy to use, and an effective way to organize the links you use in […]

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How to Create Excellent Posts

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Create excellent posts for your online course discussion board! Depending on your professor, these posts may factor into your final grade. It can be intimidating to know that your posts are being scrutinized by your peers and professor. Many students […]

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Are you a Visual Learner?

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Distance education can accommodate the visual learner. Visual learners learn and study best by seeing. Processing information on a computer screen via videos and discussion boards allows the visual learner to see the content as computer images. Think you might […]

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5 Simple Reading Strategies

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Have you ever read a chapter or an article and then, afterwards, couldn’t remember what it was about? Stay focused and engaged while reading using any of the 6 strategies below.  Have confidence in knowing that you’re getting the most from […]