How do distance learners connect?

Researchers from the College of Information Sciences and Technology found that creating computer-supported collaborative learning environments could help online learners build community and increase the likelihood that they would remain in their academic program. Credit: Adobe Stock: rocketclips In a typical college classroom, social connections are formed through face-to-face interactions. Through informal chats before and after class, group project meetings, and other exchanges, students are able to build community with their classmates and peers that often enrich their academic experience. But how do distance learners connect? In a recent study,…

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RRB NTPC admit card 2019: Railway Recruitment Board to release NTPC admit card soon; check rrbgkp.gov.in for details

RRB NTPC admit card 2019| The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB), Gorakhpur is expected to release the admit card for the Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) soon. Once released, candidates will be able to check and download the admit card through the official website at rrbgkp.gov.in. As per The Indian Express, RRB aims at filling over 35,000 vacancies under Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) for both graduates and non-graduates in various zonal railways and production units of the Indian Railways. Candidates will be required to clear two stages of the recruitment process— computer-based test (CBT), followed…

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Haryana State Transport Recruitment 2019 for Apprentice Posts, Apply Online

HARTRANS Haryana State Transport Recruitment 2019: Haryana Roadways State Transport (HR), Kaithal has invited applications for the recruitment of Apprentice Posts. Eligible candidates can apply for the post in through official website from 30 July to 05 August 2019. Important Date Starting Date of Application – 30 July 2019 Last Date of Application – 05 August 2019 Haryana State Transport Vacancy Details Total Posts – 38 Mechanic Motor Vehicle 13 Diesel Mechanic – 4 Battery Repairer – 2 Electrician – 6 Carpenter – 2 Tyreman – 2 Storekeeper – 3 Black Smith –…

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Distance learning gaining popularity

WGU Chancellor Rebecca L. Watts Sam Shriver | The Lima News Melissa Green, Bluffton University Sam Shriver | The Lima News Maria Cronley, Ohio Northern University Sam Shriver | The Lima News LIMA — Students have plenty of options when it comes to how they get their education — and many of the options include not sitting in class at all. Many colleges and universities are offering online components to their studies. Some schools, like Western Governors University, are entirely online. WGU was founded in 1997 by a group of…

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Region launching free online prenatal classes

Durham Region Health Department is launching free online prenatal classes for local residents. Health officials state the classes will provide families with information touching upon pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding, newborn care and local community resources. Free access is available by registering at durham.ca/onlineprenatalclasses. The online classes are offered in a mobile-friendly format to help users access them using any device, anywhere an Internet connection is available. According to a health department media release, the content is Canadian-focused, up-to-date and evidence-based with high quality videos, animations, interactive activities, quizzes and a parent’s toolbox.…

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SBI Recruitment 2019: State Bank of India Opens Applications for Specialist Officers, DGM Posts at sbi.co.in

SBI Recruitment 2019 for SCO, DGM | The State Bank of India (SBI) has issued a notification to invite applicants for recruitment to the post of Specialist Cadre Officer (SCO) and Deputy General Manager (DGM) for 77 vacancies. SBI also took to Twitter to announce that is has vacancy for the post of DGM (Capital Planning/ Asset Liability Management). In the official notification, SBI has highlighted that the interested and eligible candidates can apply for different posts by applying on the official website of State Bank of India, sbi.co.in. SBI is…

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NOIDA Metro Rail Recruitment 2019: Apply for 199 JE, Office Assistant & Other Posts

NOIDA Metro Rail Recruitment 2019: Time has come now to apply for NOIDA Metro Rail Jobs 2019. You can apply for 199 BECIL Metro Rail Jobs from today onwards. Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Ltd. (BECIL) NOIDA has invited application for the post of Junior Engineer, Office Assistant, Customer Relations Assistant, Station Controller /Train Operator, Maintainer & Accounts Assistant on contractual basis for deployment in Noida Metro Rail Corporation at Noida/ Greater Noida. Eligible and interested candidates can apply for the posts through prescribed format from 22 July to 21 August 2019. NOIDA Metro Rail Recruitment…

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HSSC Recruitment 2019: 3206 Vacancies Notified for Instructor, Librarian and Other Posts

HSSC Recruitment 2019: Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) has released a recruitment notification for 3206 posts of Fitter Instructor, Welder, Storekeeper and Other under Skill Development & Industrial Training Department Panchkula, today i.e. 20 July 2019, against advertisement number 12/2019. The Application process for HSSC Jobs will be start from 05 August 2019. Eligible and interested candidates can apply through HSSC official website on or before 20 August 2019. However, the last date for submitting HSSC fee is 24 August 2019. No offline application form or copy of downloaded application form will…

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Railway Recruitment 2019: Biggest Exam To Recruit 2000 Aspirants Begins Today

Bhubaneswar: More than 4.39 lakh candidates will be appearing a crucial test under one of the largest recruitment drive conducted by the Indian Railways today. Indian Railways will conduct recruitment drive for the Para-Medical categories. The Computer Based Test (CBT) for recruitment to 1923 posts of Para-Medical categories will start from today till July 21, 2019. The examination will conducted in 345 test Centres in 107 towns and cities across the country. Official sources said it is the first recruitment by Indian Railways in which reservation for Economically Weaker Sections…

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SSB Recruitment 2019, Apply Online for 150 GD Constable Posts @ssb.nic.in

SSB Jobs 2019: Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Ministry of Home Affairs invited applications from Male and Female candidates for the post Constable (General Duty) Posts. A total of 150 vacancies have been notified for in Group-“C” under Sports Quota. SSB Constable Online Application should be submitted by eligible candidates from 13 July to 11 August 2019.Candidates can get more details on SSB 150 Constable General Duty Vacancy by scrolling down the article. Important Date Last Date of Application – 11 August 2019 SSB Delhi Vacancy Details Constable (General Duty) –…

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