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Will Distance Learning Ever Replace the Physical Classroom?

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to have a marked impact on everyday activities, educational organisations are still relying on technology to provide continuity to teaching and learning. But what does this mean going forward? Once normal service resumes will schools abandon digital learning completely or have web based platforms muscled their way in and declared 'I'm here to stay!'? In this post we are going to look at the future of distance learning post Covid-19 and what it means to have an effective blended learning system. What is Distance Learning, and Why Does it Matter? Distance learning is a method of delivering lessons and content remotely enabling teachers, students and guardians to remain connected and engaged. We've seen a range of obvious benefits to this approach during the Covid-19 crisis such as;
Continue to provide lessons, set assignments and give feedback without physically being in school.Keep students engaged and motivated.Encourage and provide feed…