Tag: research

Review: Learning Style

Definitions of Learning Style The term “learning styles” speaks to the understanding that every student learns differently. Technically, an individual’s learning style refers to the preferential way in which the student absorbs, processes, comprehends and retains information [1]. – teach.com   Categories and types of Learning Style One of the most accepted understandings of learning

Review: Learning Engagement

Definitions of Learning Engagement Engaged students make a psychological investment in learning. They try hard to learn what school offers. They take pride not simply in earning the formal indicators of success (grades), but in understanding the material and incorporating or internalizing it in their lives [1]. In learning and teaching, student engagement is both

Review: Instructional Design

Definitions of Instructional Design The instructional design process consists of determining the needs of the learners, defining the end goals and objectives of instruction, designing and planning assessment tasks, and designing teaching and learning activities to ensure the quality of instruction [1]. Instructional design is a technology for the development of learning experiences and environments

Review: Online Learning

Definitions of Online Learning Online learning is distance education that is made available through an internet connection. Due to this mode of delivery, online learning can be made accessible worldwide [1]. Online learning is any form of learning conducted partly or wholly over the Internet [2]. Online learning means that your educational tool is based

Review: Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

Definitions of MOOC A course of study made available over the Internet without charge to a very large number of people [1] [2]. MOOCs are courses designed for large numbers of participants, that can be accessed by anyone anywhere as long as they have an internet connection, are open to everyone without entry qualifications, and