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We have seen the increase of online classes and courses last year due to the outbreak of Covid-19. Some have been doing online studies from the start like full-time online 6th-8th graders, while others have just started their very first term or semester online.
We understand that online courses could be difficult. Hence, we have come up with a list of tips for effective virtual learning.
A strong internet connection and a desktop or a laptop are the basic needs to start online classes. Our online homeschooling does not require intense technology applications which is the reason we would consider ourselves as user-friendly. Study materials would be delivered to your doorstep or available on our websites depending on the subjects you take
Is it very important to understand how you can help your child succeed in online school or courses especially if this is the first time your child has joined an online course. It might be hard for students as young as K-12 to adapt to an online home school. So, this is the reason when you as parents could and should step in. We have online resources for your child on our webpages when your child is enrolled in our courses to help you better understand what you are we teaching.
You are just about to start your online high school course as a full-time home schooler, you may want to make sure you have a computer that meets all of your needs. Before you start looking for a new computer, there are many different technical aspects you would need to understand to get the best laptops for online schooling. Before thinking about the design or the style of the computer, you should think about your technological needs.
If you consider yourself to be working while on the go, you would be able to concentrate even better using a laptop.
If you are surrounded by loud noisy siblings, a laptop would also be the best option for you. Laptops are known for being portable and they will help you get your work done in every situation.
Online educational programs can exist due to an active community of active students, just like any classroom. All thanks to the different social media platforms, students are now socializing more with their online classmates.
You have to be proactive or be able to step out of your comfort zone to form friendships that would last for a long time especially during online high school courses. This blog covers four different ways you can better bond with your virtual peers.