Refer to the Taking Charge of Online Learning link in this Readings and Resources. Once you click on the link, you will need to click on "PDF Full Text" link on the left menu to take you to the article.
The author of this article is a Media Specialist in The Mankato Area Public Schools in Mankato, Minnesota, and presents some positives and negatives related to online learning. He emphasizes having a plan in place rather than just letting online learning "happen."
1. Respond to the positives and negatives of virtual learning.
2. Do the benefits outweigh the negatives and the frustrations that one sometimes encounters?
3. How would you reduce the negatives and frustrations that come with online learning?
Eastern time and should be between 200 to 250 words. The initial posting should be a statement of your point of view on the question, supported by the required readings.