The Importance Of Online Experience

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When reviewing myself as a growing student for Walden University I can truly say that this is a journey that I am well prepared for. Unlike most individuals in today’s society, I have adapted to taking classes online with a much rather relaxed contribution. This goes along with being a student for Walden University. As a Walden student, I consider myself to be well prepared and a great task fulfiller due to my online experience. When looking at Walden and the tools that it has to provide, I can honestly say that it is a system that is well prepared for the student. However, when looking at the tools provided for the student this is where I believe things begin to become interesting. It seems that Walden has provided tools such as the discussion …show more content…
When looking at these different assessments, I was able to make out that I am a student, which has the time place and resource to be successful in my field of study. Some of my attributes include help seeking, persistence, time management, and locus of control. With these four characteristics, keeping up with school would be a task that is reachable. However, when looking at my first course of study, I can say that it has made me think outside the box. This goes for the different readings that are scheduled for class, assignments, self-assessments and more. Overall, this is a class that mentally prepares an individual to get ready for what is to come in the next class. When looking at future classes, one could agree that to be successful in those courses certain attributes must be mastered upon taking that course. However, when looking at these attributes, I can truly say that I am prepared to begin a journey of success. For example, time management plays a major role in my life; nevertheless, time management is one of my strong points when taking a class. This is because I am an individual that prepares for what is to come a week before it is …show more content…
I am the first person in my family to begin college and continue to pursue a degree. This is a major deal because it sets leeway for future generations to pursue a degree in college. The way I will help to pursue this goals is simply by taking everything I do not need out of my life and placing it with what is needed. In many ways this is a need because a college degree is the doorway to a better future. When looking at Walden University, one could agree that it is a university that wants to help you achieve personal goals regarding academics. This help comes from the instructor, online study sessions, and online student to student help. When looking at a positive change for the University, the first goal is to make Walden University’s graduation ratio higher. Another way to be a part of this positive change is to stay consistent with my school work and asking for assistance if needed. It seems that when a student is more active in the online community, that student is more likely to succeed. In correspondence, this is something that I have put on myself to get more involved

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