5 ways to make distance learning work for you

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Distance learning is a good way for busy people to learn. Read this article to find out about the benefits of learning English online. Here are some tips to make distance learning work for you.

  1. Make a timetable

    Create a timetable after receiving your course outline. Allot time for:

    • attending lectures
    • reading materials
    • participating in discussion forums
    • reviewing for tests
    • doing assignments

    This is also a good time to make SMART goals. Try myhomeworkapp to help you remember important dates like tests and assignment deadlines.

  2. Know what you’ll need before the course begins

    You might need to install apps or tools on your computer. You may also need to buy reading materials. Or borrow books from the library.

  3. Know your instructor and course mates

    If you have questions, contact your instructor. If a discussion forum is available, you can post and answer questions about the course content. Talk to your course mates through the forum.

  4. Keep track of your progress

    If you don’t understand something, contact your instructor immediately. Review your learning goals and schedules. Adjust them when you need to.

  5. Keep distractions to a minimum

    Find a quiet place for studying. Stay away from the TV, from surfing the internet, or your bed. The Pomodoro Technique can help you if you find it hard to focus.

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