Wearing two hats simultaneously is a demanding task. But mastering standard academic writing for your online classes will give you a leg up academically and keep you on track toward your degree.
By Online Learning Tips Staff
Probably the best way to find out what to expect from your class is to read the course syllabus. This document will contain everything you need, from your instructorâ€™s contact information to explanations of your instructorâ€™s grading philosophy. Download or print out the syllabus as soon as you access your class, keep it handy, and refer to it regularly. It will keep you on track with your assignments and on target with meeting your instructorâ€™s expectations.
By Shere Brown
Advising Training & Development Specialist at American Public University
Between balancing work, school, and family obligations, creating an effective time management system is imperative to academic success. Here are some time management tips to help you to create a better, balanced life with the aim to decrease stress and increase your productivity as you work towards degree completion.
By Michelle Watts
Faculty Director at American Military University
The more you interact with your classmates and instructors, the more you will get more out of each class andâ€”ultimatelyâ€”your program. Connecting with others socially and intellectually makes learning a much richer and more stimulating experience.