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Tips for Online Students: Participating in Class Discussions

When you take a course online, it’s important to contribute your thoughts and ideas in class discussions — and not just for the grade. When you actively engage in conversations, you learn more by reflecting on the subject matter, sharing ideas and perspectives with others, and questioning and thinking critically about responses. There are three …

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3 Tips for Keeping Your Sanity While Working and Going to School

It’s nothing new that college students work during their stints in higher education. Holding down at least a part-time gig while taking classes is so common, in fact, that you’re probably a…errr…fortunate individual if you’re not. The unsurprising truth of the matter is that a significant majority of us work while attending university. In fact, …

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Tips for Being a Successful Student—Online and in the Classroom

  What does it take to be a successful online student? Do online learners need to approach education differently than those in a classroom? These are questions you may ask if you’re either considering taking an online class or currently enrolled online and seeking strategies for success. I’ve been teaching residentially for 25 years and …

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Paper Writing Tips for the Busy Student

Writing research papers might be one of the most daunting tasks students face; writing research papers in addition to working a part- or full-time job and juggling other personal responsibilities makes the process feel about ten times more intimidating. Never fear! Often, the most difficult parts of the task are choosing a topic and actually getting started …

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How to Avoid Falling Behind: Tips for Success in Online Courses

As many veteran online students will attest, if you fall behind in a course, it is difficult, if not impossible, to catch up. If you put off assignments with the intention of catching up later, you’ll find that many instructors will impose a window for submission that closes after a brief period of time. We don’t …

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Preparing for the GRE: Practical Tips from a Test Prep Pro

The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is a test that is a standard admission requirement for many master’s and doctoral-level graduate programs at colleges and universities both nationally and internationally. Preparing for the GRE may not only seem challenging, it may seem formidable. Conquering the world might seem easier at times. When most people think of …

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