Online Learning Revolution
Learning on-line has caused a true revolution in the education system. Between 2010-2020, the amount of on-line courses in the USA grew at an average speed of 10 to 12% annually, while traditional classroom learning grew only at a rate of 1.5 %. Today, 30% of students of North American students take courses online. Online education gives students the following advantages:
- Flexible schedule of learning – every student has the opportunity to independently decide which particular days, and exactly how many hours he can devote to studying.
- High quality of studying – independent studies of material using a special system of tests and assignments for self-checking allow the students to acquire a better knowledge of lecture material.
- Saving time and costs of transportation to school.
- Access to the system of learning from any location in the world – a possibility to continue learning from anywhere, where there is internet access.
Taking software testing courses online also helps developing necessary remote skills that later can be applied to a work environment, where a lot of testing done online.