Content by Hans Villarica
If you're thinking about skipping a lecture and just catching it online, think again. The National Bureau of Economic Research reports in a recent study that university students who attended live lectures modestly outperformed students who viewed the same lectures online.
Online communities may help patients survive cancer.
A new study examined online health forums and monitored how well they lead to learning. Researchers found that the potential for these communities is vast, but only under the right conditions.