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NY Times: Online Learning – More effective than classroom?

September 23, 2009

Students of all ages seem to perform better in virtual classrooms than in real ones, a 12-year study conducted by SRI International for the Department of Education has found. Online courses have evolved to include Web-based video, instant messaging and collaboration to give students a more individualized experience than they would get in the classroom.

To read more, click here.  Then tell us what you think.  How would your child respond to an online learning situation? 

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