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Is online education a good or bad trend for the future?

Online Education good or bad? What is your thoughts on online education for Engineering, Math, and other Science fields? Is it the future or is it a bad trend?

Well you have raised a number of good questions in this post. Let me start by saying that online education should not be treated in a generic way. In other words it is difficult to claim that all online education for Math and Sciences is a good or bad trend. There are developmental differences between a high school student taking Geometry and an adult working in a math or science field who is pursuing a Masters or PhD level degree. I believe that the older and more experienced the student is the more he/she will benefit from an online class in math and science. This is true because they have developed personal discipline and time management to a greater extent than a younger student. If the student is employed in the math or science field he/she will also have an understanding of fundamental truths about these fields that he/she can build on in this class.

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Online Education good or bad
What are your thoughts on online education for Engineering, Math, and other Science fields? Is it the future or is it a bad trend?

Well you have raised a number of good questions in this post. Let me start by saying that online education should not be treated in a generic way. In other words it is difficult to claim that all online education for Math and Sciences is a good or bad trend. There are developmental differences between a high school student taking Geometry and an adult working in a math or science field who is pursuing a Masters or PhD level degree. I believe that the older and more experienced the student is the more he/she will benefit from an online class in math and science. This is true because they have developed personal discipline and time management to a greater extent than a younger student. If the student is employed in the math or science field ...

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This post examines the rise of online education. Is this a good or bad trend? The subjects of engineering, math and science are specifically examined. Over 550 words of original text along with a link to sources for further study.

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