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Remote Learning Readiness Tutorial: Test Your Knowledge

Assess Your Understanding of Online/Remote Learning

How do your assumptions about learning remotely compare with the assumptions of others? Complete the following poll to find out! 

Note: This is not a quiz so there are no right or wrong answers. However, if you are unsure about any of these statements or about learning remotely in general, please be sure to complete the rest of the tutorial.

What do you already know?

Online classes are easier than face-to-face classes.
Agree: 91 votes (14.04%)
Disagree: 408 votes (62.96%)
Not sure: 149 votes (22.99%)
Total Votes: 648

Learning remotely/online is lonely because there is no way to interact with my classmates or the instructor.
Agree: 283 votes (44.71%)
Disagree: 298 votes (47.08%)
Not sure: 52 votes (8.21%)
Total Votes: 633

I can work at my own pace in an online class and take as little or as much time as I need to complete the assignments.
Agree: 1259 votes (76.67%)
Disagree: 331 votes (20.16%)
Don't know: 52 votes (3.17%)
Total Votes: 1642

Communicating in an online class is challenging and I will be required to complete my assignments without any help.
Agree: 1015 votes (62.62%)
Disagree: 506 votes (31.22%)
Don't know: 100 votes (6.17%)
Total Votes: 1621

Learning remotely/online requires self direction and good time management skills.
Agree: 1585 votes (97.72%)
Disagree: 22 votes (1.36%)
Don't Know: 15 votes (0.92%)
Total Votes: 1622

Shy students are more likely to contribute to discussions in an online class than an in-person class
Agree: 343 votes (55.14%)
Disagree: 173 votes (27.81%)
Not Sure: 106 votes (17.04%)
Total Votes: 622

The best thing about learning remotely is having access to online information that is free to use and does not require a citation or reference.
Agree: 187 votes (11.28%)
Disagree: 1304 votes (78.65%)
Not sure: 167 votes (10.07%)
Total Votes: 1658

Using information I find on the web during an online exam is a legitimate way to demonstrate my understanding of the course content.
Agree: 43 votes (6.98%)
Disagree: 517 votes (83.93%)
Not Sure: 56 votes (9.09%)
Total Votes: 616

Working collaboratively with my peers to complete online coursework is only permissable with consent from the instructor.
Agree: 439 votes (67.33%)
Disagree: 100 votes (15.34%)
Not Sure: 113 votes (17.33%)
Total Votes: 652