02. Why Online Classes Matter

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About This Episode:

What role do online classes play in students’ ability to graduate? This episode examines how online classes improve access to and progression through college. Through the stories of two students, Melissa Holt and Angelika Esser, and insights from two online education research pioneers, Karen Swan and Karen Vignare, this episode will examine the impact that “choice” has in earning a college degree.

Resources for this episode:

James, Scott; Swan, Karen; Daston, Cassandra. Retention, Progression and the Taking of Online Courses. Online Learning, [S.l.], v. 20, n. 2, dec. 2015. Available at: https://olj.onlinelearningconsortium.org/index.php/olj/article/view/780.

One thought on “02. Why Online Classes Matter

  1. Sue Harlan Reply

    Great podcast!
    Excellent content, to the point without wordiness. Useful length of 15:00 min. Very high audio quality and good editing of content. Is there Close Captioning available or a transcript?

    Thank you for sharing this! I, definitely, will be following these podcasts and the author on social media.

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