West Valley College
14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga, CA 95070 • Phone (408) 867-2200

Fox Center at West Valley College

Best Practices in eLearning

Advantages of eLearning

With its rapid access to information and grouping of people from around the world, the eLearning virtual classroom becomes a fulcrum for fostering global citizenship, and for strengthening these skills:

  • reading

  • writing

  • self-discipline

  • self-direction

  • independence

  • collaboration

  • accountability

  • insight about own learning processes and style

  • attention to details and instructions

  • netiquette

  • sensitivity to audience

  • thinking critically

  • interacting and negotiating with others

  • connecting with and respecting people from different cultures

  • problem-solving

  • troubleshooting and using computers/other devices



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