Online Learning as a Solution

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Online learning is a largely popular form of distance education today. In the past decade, it gained a prominent impact on post-secondary education and this trend is increasing day by day. 

Online learning is education that takes place over the Internet. It is often referred to as “E-learning”.

Benefits of online learning

 

The least requirement for students to participate in an online course is access to a computer, the Internet, and the motivation to succeed in a non-traditional classroom. Online courses provide an outstanding method of course delivery unbound by time or location enabling for accessibility to instruction at any time from anywhere.

Click here to know the advantages and disadvantages of online learning:

https://trainingindustry.com/articles/e-learning/5-advantages-of-e-learning/

https://elearningindustry.com/9-benefits-of-elearning-for-students

https://e-student.org/advantages-of-e-learning/

Benefits of classroom learning vs online learning

 

E-Learning meets the necessities of an ever-growing population of learners who cannot or prefer not to join traditional classroom settings. These learners include those who live in remote locations, who work full-time and can only study at or after work, and those who simply prefer to learn independently. 

 

Why in Trend?

 

We have entered an era where knowledge, be it at the school level or after getting a job, never seems to stop and is no more contained to physical classrooms. Today, every one of us is glancing to upskill ourselves, yet access to reasonable instruction can once in a while be limited by factors like access or funds. This has given expansion to platforms that can provide education at a student’s comfort. 

Today, online learning is a flourishing sector where companies provide material for students that teach them new subjects and skills. Students find the online setting an effective way to fit education into their busy lives.

To know more about start-up ideas in the field of online learning:

https://www.gettingsmart.com/2016/05/5-interesting-and-innovative-edtech-startup-ideas/

https://digest.myhq.in/innovative-education-business-ideas/

https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/334859

 

In recent years about 46% of students had access to E-learning websites and applications. 

There are a lot of well-known startups in the online learning sector which has gained popularity like: 

UPGRAD-   https://www.upgrad.com/   

BYJUS-  https://byjus.com/  

UDEMY- https://www.udemy.com/  

Find the list of best free online learning platforms here:

https://financebuzz.com/10-best-sites-for-free-online-education

https://www.forbes.com/sites/zackfriedman/2019/05/29/free-online-education/

We, at OpenGrowth, are constantly looking for trending startups in the ecosystem. If you want to know any further information about the online learning, then do let us know in the comment section below.

 

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