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8 ways to be the best online student you can be!
- July 13, 2019
- Posted by: isb_admin
- Category: English Article Featured Article
With the advancement of technology, more and more people are opting for online classes, as they tend to be more flexible. Through online classes, you can also improve at your own pace, as well as save time and money.
While most learners are used to classroom settings, there are various ways to make the most of your online classes so you can maximize your membership/subscription.
Here are some tips and tricks so you can be the best online student!
Set goals at the beginning of the course
In a traditional classroom setting, your learning goals are usually determined through a curriculum or a lesson plan. Exams determine whether you’ve learned.
With online classes, especially with platforms that provide flexible course options, you have the freedom to select programs that suit your needs. Set specific goals depending on your needs, such as school or work. I Speak Better’s language coaches can closely guide you in determining your training plan and monitor your progress throughout.
Practice time management
Being in charge of your own time can be challenging. But if you set a specific time for learning and make it part of your routine, your load can be easier to manage. Create a weekly schedule for you to follow so that you’ll stay on track. Students of I Speak Better can select their weekly class schedule that fits in their current load.
With great internet access comes great distractions. When you log into your device, it can be pretty tempting to check out your social media or browse the latest Netflix shows. When it’s time for your online class, avoid these distractions as much as possible.
If you’re having a hard time avoiding these distractions, you can minimize your access by logging out of your accounts or by totally blocking them for the time being, or at least until you’re done with your session.
If you keep all these tips in mind, you are set for productive and effective online classes!