Sacramento, CA (PressExposure) May 05, 2013 -- Every year, more and more people are taking the plunge into the online classroom environment. Studies show that millions of people are steering away from the conventional classroom environment in favor of one on the Internet. Most people want that elusive college degree to help them advance in the workplace. Others are hungry for professional development training.
Their reasons for choosing an online education program vary, but many of these new students have never ventured into the online classroom environment before. They have many questions: Are they making the right decision? Is an online class just like a conventional class, or is it different? Are they ready for this type of challenge? Are they choosing the right school or the right degree program for the right reasons?
What the Online Student MUST Know: Vital Lessons Before Logging On by author and online communication studies instructor Tim Herrera will help new students starting out in the online classroom find answers to their many questions about distance learning.
Some of the ebook's sections include: Why do you want to learn online? - Are you motivated enough? - Is it a quality school or program? - What to expect in class - Common online learner pitfalls - Time management and why it's so crucial - Communication with instructors is critical and Ten tips for online learners, to name a few.
The ebook, available through Amazon.com, also features advice from many veteran online instructors who offer helpful advice on how to succeed in the online learning environment.
Tim Herrera is an online adjunct instructor for several universities offering distance learning programs. He is also an award winning communications specialist with more than 30 year of experience as a writer, television and radio news reporter and anchor, newspaper columnist, and Communications Director. He has a B.A. in Journalism and an M.A. in Strategic Communications.
What the Online Student MUST Know
Author: Tim Herrera
$8.99 Kindle ebook