Tips for getting the most from your online experience

Five-Step Strategy for Student Success with Online Learning, by Debbie Morrison, Online Learning Insights, September 28, 2012. Five steps to help you develop skills to make your next online class the most productive ever.

5 Ways to Ace Discussion Board Assignments in an Online Class, by Devon Haynie, April 3, 2015. Getting high marks from a discussion board isn’t always easy. Here some “experts” share tips on how to score well and get the most out of discussion boards.

5 Tips to Improve Writing in Online Classes, by Bradley Foster, February 5, 2016. Typically, written communication is a very important component of online classes. Foster alerts students to traps they might encounter and how to avoid them when writing for classes.

6 Strategies to Develop Research Skills as an Online Students, by Bradley Foster, May 6, 2016. Here are some ways to produce stronger research for your classes. Fortunately, the staff at UIS’ Brookens Library is adept at helping online students. To start, here are Brookens Library research guides for 38 subjects; many of the resources are digital and fully available to online students.

9 Netiquette Guidelines Online Students Need to Know, by Will Erstad, September 25, 2014. This article offers some rules and norms for interacting with others in online classes.