Distance learning is a way of learning remotely without being in regular face-to-face contact with a teacher in the classroom. In the UK such learning has its roots in students learning through correspondence courses.

More than 270,000 undergraduate students are taking their first degrees via distance learning, together with some 108,000 postgraduate students.
In recent years the advent of...
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Distance learning is a way of learning remotely without being in regular

What is Distance Learning?

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Research on Motivation and Learning
By L. Huetinck|S.N. Munshin — Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
In summarizing 20 years of research in the area of motivation in mathematics education, James A. Middleton and Photini A. Spanian (2002) found five main factors that influence motivation:

First, motivation or lack of motivation is learned. In primary grades many children report that mathematics...
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How to Teach Anything to Anyone
BY KEVIN DAUM
Since you can't possibly do it all yourself, you'll need to teach other people how. Here is a 5-step process sure to pass on your knowledge and skill.
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Most people are familiar with the phrase: Those who can't do, teach. Ironically, it's the converse that creates dysfunction in business. So often...
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How to Teach Anything to Anyone BY KEVIN DAUM Since you cant
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Assessment of Learning in a Digital Age
By: Mark Rollins

Understanding more about the close relationship between assessment, feedback and effective learning is the first step towards assessment practices that empower rather than inhibit learning. Technology offers a new perspective through which this relationship can be explored. Effective Assessment in a Digital Age (2010)

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Assessment of Learning in a Digital Age
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Evaluation

The main purpose of evaluation is not only to check the results of the students and teachers but to improve on the basis of that the total results, to change the possible bad technique of teaching or remove some rude mistakes and mischief. In distance education the separation between teachers and students normally involves instruction or learning experiences being mediated...
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Evaluation The main purpose of evaluation is not only to check the
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Research code of conduct

An Ethical Code for Research

Preamble

1. The School attaches considerable importance to the maintenance of high ethical standards in the research undertaken by its academic and research staff and students, whether supported directly by the School or funded from external sources. It is our obligation to ensure that research undertaken in the School is...
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Research code of conduct An Ethical Code for Research Preamble 1 The
MBA Admissions Interview Tips

Increasingly, schools use the interview as a part of the admissions process. The policies differ from school to school:
• Obligatory for all applicants (eg: Kellogg)
• On invitation: after studying the applications, the school invites some applicants to interview (eg: Harvard, Columbia, and now Wharton)
• No interview in the admissions process, which is done...
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MBA Admissions Interview Tips Increasingly schools use the interview as a part
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Cambridge Kipp initiativity to help environment

Our planet is in trouble! Almost every day we seem to hear of yet another problem affecting the environment – and what a list of problems! – pollution, acid rain, climate change, the destruction of rainforests and other wild habitats, the decline and extinction of thousands of species of animals and plants….and so on.

Nowadays, most of us...
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Cambridge Kipp initiativity to help environment
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Strategies for Learning at a Distance

Study is the primary role of the student. This challenging task requires motivation, planning, and the ability to analyze and apply the information being taught. The process of student learning in a distance education setting is more complex for several reasons:

• Many distance-education students are older, have jobs, and families. They have to...
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Strategies for Learning at a Distance Study is the primary role of
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Collaborative and Cooperative Learning

Encouraging Cooperative Learning
During cooperative learning situations, students work through an assignment as a team. Every member is in charge for their own learning as well as the work of their teammates. Consequently, students learn from each other’s effort and share in the success and/or failure of the group. Such experience has been shown to...
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Collaborative and Cooperative Learning Encouraging Cooperative Learning During c
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Course Styles

Active and Reflective Learners
• Active learners are able not only to understand but also to actively learn, read, to do something with the information—at least argue bout it or use in further learning. What about reflective learners, they would like to think out the information first.
• So active learner will use the info even without evaluating its usefulness, and the...
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Course Styles Active and Reflective Learners Active learners are able not only
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