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Online Education For Dummies

ISBN: 978-0-470-59576-3
360 pages
December 2009
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Part I: Introducing a Different Kind of Classroom.

Chapter 1: Heading Online for Your Education.

Chapter 2: The Traits and Benefi ts of Online Education.

Chapter 3: The Technology and Technological Skills You Need to Succeed.

Part II: Preparing to Be a Student.

Chapter 4: Discovering What’s Available Online.

Chapter 5: Doing Your Homework: Evaluating Schools.

Chapter 6: Applying to School and Securing the Cash.

Chapter 7: Getting Accepted and Prepping for Class.

Part III: The Virtual Classroom: Being an A+ Student.

Chapter 8: Navigating the Classroom.

Chapter 9: Meeting the People in (And around) Your Classroom.

Chapter 10: Communicating Clearly Online.

Chapter 11: Developing Good Study Habits for Online Courses.

Chapter 12: Getting a Handle on Group Dynamics.

Chapter 13: Understanding Netiquette and Ethical Behavior.

Chapter 14: Finishing and Submitting Your Assignments.

Chapter 15: Transitioning after School.

Part IV: Special Considerations in Online Education.

Chapter 16: Educating Students from Kindergarten through High School.

Chapter 17: Connecting with International Students.

Chapter 18: Accessibility in Online Education.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 19: Ten Myths about Online Education.

Chapter 20: Ten Nationally Recognized Online Schools.