Characteristics of a Successful Online Learner

    • Highly motivated
    • Self-disciplined
    • Able to manage time well
    • Willing to participate in class discussions
    • Comfortable with no face-to-face interaction
    • Technologically savvy

 

Statements to Determine if Online Learning Is for You
Consider the following statements and if they apply to you.

  • I am motivated to do well in school.
  • I am able to manage my time wisely.
  • I am willing to set aside a specific amount of time each day to devote to the online class.
  • I am willing to learn in a virtual environment.
  • I possess strong reading comprehension skills.
  • I can express myself well through the written word.
  • I accept responsibility for my education.
  • I can work well independently.
  • I am willing to ask questions when I need clarification or don’t understand something.
  • I am comfortable navigating the Internet for research purposes.
  • I am able to use word processing programs such as MS Word.
  • I enjoy using the computer.

Is online learning for you?
Visit the site provided by Washington Online and complete the survey to see if online classes are for you.

Fill out the Is Online Learning for Me? Survey