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Distance Learning and Students With Disabilities

At first look, distance learning would seem to be a great opportunity for those with disabilities, but it depends on the type of disability. Those who have physical disabilities that affect their ability to attend classes, may indeed benefit from

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How to Write a Statement of Purpose for Grad School

Brad’s fingers started to slip. Panicked, he threw his right hand up as high as he could reach, and shoved his entire fist into the dirt, trying desperately to hold on. His left hand cramped. “No!” he cried, and… Do

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How Do I Pay For College?

The most important question facing potential students is how they will be able to pay for their higher education. There’s no point in rearranging your life, your family’s life, and your job, if you can’t pay for the classes you

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Keeping Up With The Newest Trends In Distance Learning

As online classes and degrees are becoming more accepted by employers, colleges and universities face many different challenges. They must find ways to instruct their instructors in the most effective ways of teaching, most useful technologies, and most engaging activities

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The College Network

Most colleges and universities require that students have a high school diploma or GED in hand before applying. But students who don’t have a diploma, or even a GED, may not know where to go to prepare for that exam.

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Social Media and Online Learning

As online degrees begin to become more accepted by employers, distance learning institutions need to make sure that their online courses are agreeable to their students. It does no good to make sure that a course meets current industry standards,

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The University of Phoenix

The University of Phoenix, an accredited institution*, was founded in 1976 to provide working adults with higher education options. As technology has improved, the University has kept pace. A provider of online education for the past 20 years, the University

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Share What You’ve Learned: P2PU/School of Open

We all benefit from Creative Commons (CC). CC, a globally based non-profit, is the organization that helps people get their original work into the public domain while retaining copyright protection. In its almost 10 years of existence, CC has changed

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