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5 predictions on the e-learning evolution

5 predictions on the e-learning evolution

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Learning is on a path of change. The traditional learning methods that we are more acquainted with is becoming bulky, slow, expensive and less effective if we compare it with the new methods that are emerging and might one day completely replace it. The emergence of e-learning has drastically changed the scenario of education. Read more

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Future studies will be different from today

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It is very much likely that the future students will be faced with an entirely different set of choices than they do have today. College or career straight after high school graduation, will not be the only paths in front of them.

The four-to-six-year commitment to a highly esteemed institution will not be the fastest way to a fruitful career or a rich network.

Considering the fact that the online education is quickly gaining the momentum, as well as the increased emergence of massive online courses (MOOCs) higher education is shaken to its core. Its value, its status, its cost is also changing. The fact how young people envision their education is changing their < future development and choices.
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2013: the Year when the Colleges should start taking online education seriously

“Big breakthroughs happen when what is suddenly possible – meets what is desperately necessary.” — Thomas Friedman The American education being the engine behind unparalleled economic prosperity, a military without equal, limitless invention, and the unquenchable ambition that put a man on the Moon, has reinforced the barriers that divide and weaken us. The future of schooling in America could […]

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Online education resources for free

Online education resources for free

In this increasingly ”connected world”, obtaining free education online is actually a relatively simple thing to do.

Library
If you do not have Internet at home, you can go to your local library and use one of their freely available computers.

The best online college offer free classes, and you can make use of the top gratis audio book and podcast resources. Most of those are available in the library, though strict time limits of computer usage time, that could be used to go through some of the lessons available online.
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