Tag Archives: MOOCs

Welcome to ORA Prep!

Welcome! Welcome to ORA Prep, thanks for joining us – we’re glad you’re here! The aim of this article is to tell you what ORA Prep is all about – why we’re here and what we do. All of this information can be found in more detail across the site (check out the “ORA Prep”…

Is Online Learning For Me?

This article looks at the benefits of online learning for students preparing to move into higher education. It also looks at some of the areas that students find difficult when studying online, and how these can be overcome. This article has been prepared to give a better understanding of online and distance learning.  If you…

Online Learning: The Past, Present, and Future

This article gives an overview of the history of online learning – starting with the distance learning techniques founded nearly two centuries ago and moving up to present day. It then considers in-depth the educational delivery systems that exist online, and explores ideas about the future of education with an eye to the growing prominence…