E-Learning: A Substitute for Classroom Learning?


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Chandrika said: (Dec 1, 2017)  
Yes, In my view beauty and brain both are important for a person.

It just like hardware and software of a system. Without h/w and s/w a system is nothing. So for us both are reflects our personality.

First I want to discuss beauty. Here beauty means I am not talking about looks or color complexion. Here beauty means your attitude, your behavior also reflects your beauty. And the second thing is a brain. God gives brain to every person. Some people utilize it perfectly. Brain helps us to gain knowledge. If you have the knowledge you are already beautiful.

I want to give you some example- Mr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam said once "I am not handsome but I will give my hand to someone in need.

You know about the beauty contest let's take an example like Miss world competition. In this competition, the winner is who have beauty with brain.

I saw a post on facebook few days ago people are trolling Miss Kenya 2017 who is the contestant of miss world contest because of colour complexion. I think it's not a good way to judge someone. If you have the power to attract someone with your knowledge. It means you are beautiful. You believe in yourself.

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Krishna said: (Oct 25, 2017)  
Hello friends, There is no doubt that classroom teaching is definitely a better way of education but it also depends on the different contexts. For example, For a country like India which is still struggling to produce good teachers and academicians despite its tremendous population, the e-learning platforms are solutions to it and it is only because NPTEL came into picture which has been a huge success although. It provides access to good teachers and great learning stuff to the remotest part of the country which is just a click away from the learner.

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V Patel said: (Sep 19, 2017)  
I don't think so E-classes will ever to substitute Classroom classes because When we are in classroom so, the teacher know what is the mindset of the students. What should be the datum level to be set so, that basic concepts of the topic can be understand by the students. In case of E-learning teacher don't know what level of students are going to see there videos.

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Akhil said: (Sep 16, 2017)  
First of all, my opinion is that a combination of these two modes of teaching will tremendously help to improve the knowledge and learning capacity of the students.

Because some teachers always try to convey the whole subject as well as the basics.

And some other just teach them to how to pass the examination and bag more marks.

The second one is the majority.

In the class room learning, if a student has a doubt in some portions of lecture, he can immediately ask the teacher to solve it.

And if the teacher is good enough the doubt will be cleared as well as a little bit of communication skills will get improved.

If the same happens in case of e- learning, the student have to observe the hole things many times to solve it. Sometimes it remains unsolved. So for the subjects taken by a good teacher, it must be learned from a class and the ones which are boring can be learned through the e learning process.

So that a student can improve the knowledge, communication skills, and can make the process of studying stress free.

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A.Nagaranjitha said: (Sep 1, 2017)  
Hai friends,

In my opinion, class room teaching is better, because in a classroom a student can have a time and freedom to ask doubts or questions to a teacher. In a classroom, if one cannot understand the topic they have a chance to ask their friends and share their thoughts. In e-learning we just follow the things said by a lecture in the video, we should not think of it.

In classroom teaching sometimes a teacher may also share his/her experiences about a particular topic.

In a classroom, all students are emotionally connected to each other and easily they can discuss and grasp the topic in their own style. Classroom teaching leads to raising many doubts about the topic, in this way both teacher and students can get some knowledge about a topic. Students have competition among them, so they can compete for each other any they can get to know about competition in the world.

So I think classroom learning is better for education.

Thank you guys.

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Rahul M said: (Aug 14, 2017)  
According to my point of view, e-learning is a good for class students and not good for kids.

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Rahul said: (Aug 14, 2017)  
Hi,

According to my point of view, e-learning is good than classroom learning also e-learning can good for the city because in a city you can access the internet fastly and it provide us good learning habit for reading. Nowadays it can improve our skill or mostly some students can't devote their time on social networking sites.

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Parthiban P said: (Jul 18, 2017)  
Hello everyone,

Myself Parthiban,

In my point of view, the E-learning is the good, because the classroom teaching is slightly boring up to some time but in the e-learning, the interest can be stick to go in the right path. In the E-learning process, we can gain huge knowledge about the particular subject or the topic.

Thank you.

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Ramakrishna Mankala said: (Jul 10, 2017)  
Hai friends. In my point of view, the classroom teaching is the best way of teaching when compared to the extent learning. Because a can explain the subject in the manner of understanding of the lower class students also and he observes that all the students are able to understand or not then he changes the method of explanation. Then all are will gain good subject. And the teacher can explain in a useful manner to all stages of minds which are present in the classroom. That's why I am supporting the classroom teaching and my suggestion is that the e-learning with the presence of teacher's explanation is the best way to learn.

Thank you friends.

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Sudhanshu Kumar Ojha said: (Jul 6, 2017)  
Hi everyone,

In my opinion, e-learning can't be a substitute for classroom teaching. The reasons being, in classroom teaching one can ask his doubt directly to the teacher, he can communicate with the teacher and other friends. It helps to inculcate leadership & communication skills. It makes student disciplined. It also imparts physical development through CO Curricular activities. Hence classroom teaching provides mental, physical & emotional growth concomitantly.

Thanks.

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Vishal said: (Jun 12, 2017)  
No e-learning can never be a substitute for classroom training as it is not interactive. One cannot ask doubts as compared to classroom training. E-learning is only for the people who are busy in their schedules and who just need certifications.

In today's scenario, you need good communication, confidence, that can never come from e-learning.

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Abhishek Nair said: (Jun 11, 2017)  
Hello everyone,

I really support this idea that e-learning is a good substitute for classroom learning, since the students who live poles apart from good institutions face problems for transportation which is also time consuming. So, e-learning can convert this travelling time into study time. One of the biggest advantages of e-learning is that the phenomenal concepts can be visualized into motion which prove to provide a better understanding among students. It is also beneficial for the teachers because sometimes they too find it challenging to explain and make students understand some hard concepts that require deep imagination. But e-learning makes it simple. Hence e-learning is a better substitute for classroom learning.

Thanks!

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S.Mishra said: (Jun 6, 2017)  
Hello, in my opinion, classroom teaching has always been a better way of learning than e-learning because a teacher would always know the understanding level and the doubts of students better because when we learn something from the scratch we need to know everything from the base. However, e-learning would be beneficial for the students who live in areas where transportation facilities are not good, or the students who don't have much time.

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Devyanshi Garg said: (May 1, 2017)  
Hi, as per my point of view, I think classroom teaching is always better as, we know most of the humans get lazy when it comes to studying and so if we go for e-learning, we may think that we can do it anytime, leave lets to do something else, I'll do it afterwards, but in classroom teaching we always have a specific time-table which we have to follow, so we don't have any option and we will study seriously, if teacher will give some homework we will definitely do it, as we have fear in mind, so I'll prefer classroom teaching in combination with e-learning. E-learning is good sometimes but not always.

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Subham Kumar Shah said: (Mar 31, 2017)  
Strictly speaking, E-learning is not for lazy persons. One who really want to achieve something in their busy schedule, for them it's good. E-learning is good when you are doing courses like designing. But in the case of preparation for any exam, e-learning is not beneficial.

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Lokesh Mandapati said: (Mar 11, 2017)  
E-learning is useful for job holders, not for kids. By e-learning, we can't achieve leadership n communication skills. We learn through it by classroom. E -learning is used for to know the advanced topics and others ideas about any topics. E-learning is not choose full always it is just substitute for rare cases.

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Kadambini Kumari said: (Feb 8, 2017)  
In my point of view, E-Learning is better substitute for classroom learning because now a days there are many course available which can help the people to learn easily. And especially those kind of people who has economic problem and can't be able to pay fee of tuition and coaching fee for every specific course so that E-Learning is the better substitute.

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Pawan Kumar said: (Feb 2, 2017)  
In my point of view, E-learning is good for only some cases like if you are not getting good teacher nearby or you have a job then E-learning can be a good option for you and also if you want some extra knowledge beyond your academics.

Otherwise the conventional method in the best way of learning because in this we get some extra things like if a person is questioning something then we learn how to think advanced and also conventional method also gives some behavioral knowledge that is very necessary for kids and if we got bored in class then teacher can understand our feeling and either he gives us another method to that problem or make some joke so that class environment become good and also in E-learning method there are some health issues also like eyes get affected and we can't get instant solution to our problem and as it is human nature we require some external force to do our work so in class room study teacher also force us to do study at home and that is very necessary atleast upto age of 16 buddies as they are not enough mature. As conclusion E-learning is limited upto certain cases but conventional method of study can't substituted by E-learning.

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Subham said: (Jan 30, 2017)  
Hi to one and all.

In my opinion, it is not very much useful because e-learning will not give you a platform for thinking it just provides a smart education, our brain will get stuck in learning few things only but conventional studies gives a platform to think more in a innovative way.

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Suprabhat Singh said: (Nov 13, 2016)  
In my opinion NO, e-learning can never substitute classroom learning, because for learning the very first thing required is DISCIPLINE which cannot be maintained in e-learning, also the interaction between teachers and student not as conventional teaching. Ya, it works well as alternative i.e. where good teachers are very less in numbers or time not matching with your schedule, then one can opt for e-learning otherwise classroom learning is the best.

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Ansh said: (Nov 4, 2016)  
Hello, Guys. I want to share my personal experience with you if we take an example of good e-learning website then "byjus.com" is a good one. For once they give 14 days free for subsection and after the cost of subscription for 1 month is near about 10,000 Rs. If talk about school then yearly fees is near about 25,000 to 40,000 Rs so it is not possible for each and every student to go through for the e-learning.

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Fred Adera said: (Nov 4, 2016)  
My contribution towards this is that since learning is a process of acquiring knowledge or some thing. It's at a larger extent that the world is running into modernity where people will be served by robots with time to come. The characteristic of these robots is that they are computers in nature that evolved as means of technology. This means that e-learning has improved people's modes of education in that we have the bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. being conducted through e-learning. It's also reducing the distance and transport costs of far away institutions. The e-learning programs have got many people of different races from different continents sharing knowledge in accordance with their view of content, it can minimize congestion in a classroom. Furthermore, e-learning is both teacher centered and student centered which enables the movement of knowledge from the higher level (teacher) to the lower level (student), thank you.

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Abc said: (Nov 2, 2016)  
It is a scientific fact that our brain catches and learns from videos and presentations to a greater extent than a regulator black-board studies. I can give my example that whenever there is problem in understanding something or want to speed up my learning, I prefer online contents. Major part of my studies is video tutorials. If Everything is going online, so why not we use them!Even NCERT has started an app E-pathshala which provides students all NCERT books and tutorial, they even not need to buy books. In nutshell, E-learning can be new emerging and brilliant change in education and learning.

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Jairam said: (Nov 1, 2016)  
No. Many times we have to learn practically by doing experiments in labs. And also if we are learning in classes it would be more effective.

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Surendra Gowd said: (Oct 12, 2016)  
Hai guys.

Thank you for sharing valuable matter about e-learning. In my point of view E- learning or virtual learning takes a key role in our life. It wills help to known different topics at a time while watching or reading, so nowadays classrooms also become digital classes. Because human minds are imagination minds. We can easily grasp while watching. We can learn everywhere and learn different words to improvise our communication.

But e-learning is a major defect for kids, scientists said that under age 10 kids have high grasping power. If kids start E-learning at this age it effects their mind, and also lost thinking attitude,

Anyway it will more helpful, and our future depend on it.

Thank you for giving this opportunity.

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Ponselvam said: (Sep 21, 2016)  
Hai friends.

I think that classroom is the best for our education that is curriculum learning.

And also e-learning is the place for learning the world.

Thank you.

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Priyaz Aajith said: (Sep 20, 2016)  
Hi guys,

I am Priyaz Aajith.

I would life to share about this topic. My point of you e-learning is best because you have to gather more and more information. If you any doubt just searching and getting the information with in second but class room learning the teachers study the books and some points remember in mind the class that point only saying. The student also learning that points only. No need for this in this study. Class room learning only use for village areas that place only not knowing
e-learning and not sources in system process that time only using class room learning. Nowadays big institutions also using only e-learning because easily understand all datas. Thank you all.

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Charmi Sureliya said: (Sep 6, 2016)  
Hi friends,

I want to add something to this discussion that As a coin has two sides, E-learning as a substitute for classroom learning has also two sides.

Advantages:

-> Anyone can learn anything from anywhere & at any time.

-> By doing E-learning, there is no expense of travel, coaching fees, hostel fees, etc.

-> In today's digital world, a very famous social networking site YouTube is providing many learning videos. So that, anything like learning, cooking, dancing, machine handling, art & craft, or any kind of stuff can be learnt from it.

-> E-learning is more flexible because it can be done in short chunk of time that can fit around your daily schedule.

-> There are many sites providing content explanation like Wikipedia, Tutorialspoint, etc. So it makes learning easy.

-> 3D images can be easily visualized.

Disadvantages:

-> Everyone may not have access to the internet at lower rate.

-> There are many courses available on-line. But they are providing video lectures so that those people having broadband connection or higher bandwidth connection can only view video without interruption.

-> There is no interaction between teacher and student, so doubts can't be solved at that point of time. As well as teachers are not known whether the student has understood it properly or not.

-> Students must have learning approach, otherwise he/she can't learn anything. As well as Everyone may not be comfortable with E-learning, they can't understand it by themselves.

-> Student's skills like discipline, morality, human values, respecting elders, friendliness, brotherhood and many other skills can't be developed.

-> It reduces the employment opportunities as teachers will be replaced by computers.

Finally, I conclude that E-learning with combination of the classroom is better for students so that it can help in all round development of students. And also E-learning is the best way for those people who have some doubts for handling new things or making new things, and also for those who are exciting to get out of the box learning.

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Nishit Sharma said: (Sep 1, 2016)  
E-learning has both advantages and disadvantages. If we say of 'Deforestation' and 'Paper wastage', it is an advantage, but if we say of respect, then it is a disadvantage.

ADVANTAGES:

Books are made from paper. The paper is obtained from trees. Trees are planted by humans or naturally. Humans get an education from books.

(1) The advantage in this aspect is that E-learning is effective on the understanding skills of a child. The understanding skills will improve as if we see the book, it has very long paragraphs that irritate the minds of children and their desire slowly decreases. Some children see it as a burden on them. They think that their studies are very difficult and boring. With this in mind, they don't learn it, instead, they ratty it. Today is a day where knowledge is not about learning new things, but it is about getting good marks.

(2) The 2nd advantage is that the children wear very heavy bags on their shoulders which are not good for health. Earlier, at the time of my grandfather's school years, he just brought a slate, book and chalk which is very amazing as in my father's school years, he wore a heavy bag. If E-learning is established, then it will have an effect on the weight of the bags. In fact, if E-learning is practiced, then we don't even need a bag. We just need a bottle, tab, tiffin and a thing that we need like a hand sanitizer.

DISADVANTAGES:

(1) The disadvantages of E-learning is that there are very large scale book brands like Saraswati, NCERT, etc which will vanish from the society after this concept. Billions of people work in the factories, offices, etc just to earn money and live their lives easily but if the E-learning concept enters the society, these giants will be eradicated. Where will they find new jobs? If 50% of them find then what about the leftover?

(2) The 2nd disadvantage is that the tabs are very sensitive and can break if it falls. This is the most horrifying point as if a child breaks the tab, he would have to buy a new one and slowly the materials used in the making of the tab will reduce and will lead to the scarcity of those certain materials.

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Manvender said: (Sep 1, 2016)  
It can always be used to increase one's knowledge.

It provides easy access to organized information, well-designed courses, flexibility in course timings and excellent faculties.

Like the classroom, it also gives means to interact and discusses with peers.

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Jagadeesh said: (Aug 18, 2016)  
In my view, everything has both advantages and disadvantages. Choosing e-learning or classroom learning depends on the individuals because those who are sharp, talented and enthusiastic they will learn a lot through e-learning but normal students cannot have that much ability to understand the content and stuff. They need someone to explain it but through e-learning, there is no face to face interaction. Poor students also unable to access this e-learning.

But an overall development like discipline, morality, human values, respecting elders, other genders, friendliness, brotherhood, and many others skills like communication skills, intrapersonal, interpersonal skills, activeness, punctuality, how to make decisions, hope to manage the team and also we get many experiences through class learning. We can get practical experiences. Teachers give many suggestions which are very useful. We can develop good character by taking inspiration from good persons around us. It also gives us sweet memories which we cannot forget throughout our life.

We can get good friends here. We can learn how to face problems in life bravely and many things.

Finally, I conclude that e-learning with the combination of the classroom is better for students so that it can help in all round development of students.

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Sama Sai Akhil said: (Aug 18, 2016)  
In comparing e-learning and classroom options college students need to recognize their own learning styles and needs relative to these two formats. Students who struggle with technology, need regular interaction with professors and peers, and lack self-discipline and accountability may need a more traditional structure. Working adults who need flexibility and possess strong technology skills, prefer to learn from the comforts of home, and have the discipline to schedule reading, work and assignments may benefit from e-learning opportunities.

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Saurav Raj said: (Jul 23, 2016)  
HI FRIENDS!

I think classroom program + e-learning can become effective for both lower and higher class students.

AS through classroom program one can learn knowledge along with ethical values but this not possible in e-learning classes.

Wherein e-learning classes along with knowledge one can sharpen their minds as there is no one to teach each and every point i.e. not under stable to you.

At last, I want to say both should be used for overall development.

THANK YOU FOR READING!

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Sanjana said: (Jul 23, 2016)  
It is not possible that the Internet is available at every place and also, We must have the proper knowledge about the computer system. As compare to E-learning student would like to prefer a teacher in the classroom because of face-to-face communication.

Also, online learning is not suitable for all students. As every coin has two sides that the E-learning and Classroom learning have some advantages and disadvantages also. It depends on upon the learner status, capacity to understand and self-motivation.

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Dushyant Dewangan said: (Jul 6, 2016)  
I think classroom learning is the first part of our life and after that e-learning. Being a human we have 6 sense and one most important sense is touch sense, this sense helps us to remember things like any answer of a question for a better way and for a long time, and this writing environment only can create in classroom, but the major disadvantages of classroom learning is that most of the schools (their teachers) using chowk and duster which is very harmful to teachers and students too. So finally I conclude that classroom learning is for lower standard students and e-learning is for higher standard students.

Thank you.

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Chandra Mouli said: (Jun 30, 2016)  
Hai friends! I want to share my view on this topic.

In my view, everything has both advantages and disadvantages. Choosing e-learning or classroom learning depends on the individuals because those who are sharp, talented and enthusiastic they will learn a lot through e-learning but normal students cannot have that much ability to understand the content and stuff. They need someone to explain it but through e-learning, there is no face to face interaction. Poor students also unable to access this e-learning.

But an overall development like discipline, morality, human values, respecting elders, other genders, friendliness, brotherhood, and many others skills like communication skills, intra personal, inter personal skills, activeness, punctuality, how to make decisions, hoe to manage the team and also we get many experiences through class learning. We can get practical experiences. Teachers give many suggestions which are very useful. We can develop good character by taking inspiration from good persons around us. It also gives us sweet memories which we cannot forget throughout our life.

We can get good friends here. We can learn how to face problems in life bravely and many things.

Finally, I conclude that e-learning with the combination of the classroom is better for students so that it can help in all round development of students.

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Chandra Mouli. said: (Jun 29, 2016)  
Hai friends! I want to share my view on this topic.

In my view, everything has both advantages and disadvantages. Choosing e-learning or classroom learning depends on the individuals because those who are sharp, talented and enthusiastic they will learn a lot through e-learning but normal students cannot have that much ability to understand the content and stuff. They need someone to explain it but through e-learning, there is no face to face interaction. Poor students also unable to access this e-learning.

But the overall development of discipline, morality, human values, respecting elders, other genders, friendliness, brotherhood, and many others skills like communication skills, intrapersonal, interpersonal skills, activeness, punctuality, how to make decisions, hope to manage the team and also we get many experiences through class learning. We can get practical experiences. Teachers give many suggestions which are very useful. We can develop good character by taking inspiration from good persons around us. It also gives us sweet memories which we cannot forget throughout our life.

We can get good friends here. We can learn how to face problems in life bravely and many things.

Finally, I conclude that e-learning with the combination of the classroom is better for students so that it can help in all round development of students.

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Sayli said: (Jun 18, 2016)  
Hello friends,

As this discussion, I agree with all friends. E-learning is most important for any person life. They give advantage as well as disadvantage. The advantage is that to save the tree, also save money and time. For this learning, we can find any information about any place, person, plant, village etc. Everything that we need and give knowledge within few second. But disadvantage that for this learning human are lazy, they are not self-dependent. Every person dependent on the Internet.

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Samara said: (Jun 17, 2016)  
Disadvantages:

-> Internet is not accessible everywhere.

-> It will reduce the employment opportunities as teachers will be replaced by computers.

-> There are pre-recorded lectures so doubt session is not taken simultaneously.

-> There are always some network connectivity problems. So e-learning can not be used as a substitute till free flow of network is ensured.

-> More electric power will be consumed as it is required for the operation of computers.

-> Practical knowledge can be imparted in lab and not online.

Advantages:

-> No need to go to schools or colleges. We can attend the classes while sitting at home.

-> 3-D images can be easily visualized.

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Sonal said: (Jun 4, 2016)  
Hi, everyone.

I am going to add some points to this discussion.

Today is the world of Internet. Whether someone has something to eat or not but he will have Internet for sure. And during this time e-learning is the best way to learn anything at anytime at anywhere. I want to tell you some points in favor of e-learning.

1) The most important thing is we can save trees by saving paper.

So, we can have a better environment.

2) Take an example like if a teacher wants to teach about 3D, then he will not able to show it on board. But by images, the students can able to realize it.

3) If an aged person has the interest to learn anything, he need not join any Institute. He can have it by this.

4) The rural area students can get better stuff of learning if they want.

Due to all these advantages, we should go for e-learning.

Thank you.

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Priyanshi said: (May 31, 2016)  
I would like to stress upon the fact that People are used to learning in their native languages in their initial years and are comfortable in their own surroundings with their own friends. Consider a rural place in India. Villagers in that place will have their own mindsets, traditions and dialect. We can not bring them to a common platform because they are not advanced enough. They need people from their own community who can understand them. Suppose, for an example, You are showing a video of an airplane and explaining concepts based on that video. If the students have never seen an airplane in their life, they won't be able to relate it to their life or understand the underlying principle. Teachers are not just guides, they are people responsible for understanding the child psychology and help them in infinite ways. We can't achieve it all using e-learning.

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Latish Kumar Reddy said: (May 26, 2016)  
Hello,

What do we learn in a classroom and what do we learn from e-learning are totally different from each other. In a classroom we not only get the knowledge of the subject but we learn about being a leader, how to manage a team, to make friends, to resolve problems, activeness, punctuality and many out of the books qualities. We cannot learn these by simply watching a video and seeing a presentation. By watching a video we can understand what we have seen but we cannot experience the same, through classroom we have a practical aspect of learning. Making e-learning a substitute for classroom makes students to be lazy and to be know-it-all kind.

E-learning can be used along with classroom learning to learn in a easier and faster way. We can also be updated to the technological growth through e-learning. Hence it has its own way to be involved in classroom.

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Narun said: (Apr 22, 2016)  
It is an improved way of education. But this method student becomes so lazy and they struggle in the interview.

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Mounika Rayaprolu said: (Mar 24, 2016)  
Hello everyone, I am Mounika Rayaprolu. This is a quite interesting topic. Everything in this world has two sides of a coin. In the E-learning process, there are advantages as well as disadvantages.

Coming to the advantages, it saves the time, helps to learn whenever we want, through visualization one can easily remember or understand the content, etc.

Talking about the disadvantages, the E-learning cannot be a substitute for class learning. For instance, if we buy a book of learning English in 30 days and started practicing it we will definitely learn something but that knowledge doesn't get equal to that knowledge learnt in classrooms. Apart of that classroom creates an environment where there will be distributing of knowledge but also interaction of relations with one another that enhances the strength of student.

So E-learning is helpful but can't have competed with classroom learning

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Vivek said: (Feb 19, 2016)  
According to me e-learning is source to provide education at very entertaining way. E-learning is a revolutionary source in our education system It will help to make our country digitalize. By the help of e-learning we can read anything at anytime and we can teach anybody at any time.

We can visualize the thing whatever we study by the help of e- learning it's helps to portray any character in our mind. So we need to understand the value of e-learning how much it is important for us.

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Mayuri said: (Feb 13, 2016)  
Hello friends,

What Pavan kalyan said is correct, nowadays e-learning is becoming more and more popular, it has several benefits such as.

1. It saves our time.

2. We can found every solution of our problem in just one minutes.

3. Just like class room we can actively participating in any exam or discussion.

But still classroom study is better than e-learning. Because you cannot create the study environment by e-learning.

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Harish said: (Feb 10, 2016)  
Ya I agree with the thing what you all said. But e-learning can't teach guide us as our teachers do. Because a teacher can understand his students personal feeling but a electronic device can't. So, what else a advanced technology come it can't be a comparable one to the teachers.

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Pavankalyan said: (Feb 9, 2016)  
Hi friends these is Pavan Kalyan the e-learning is take an important role in nowadays. In these fast paced world there are the internet will taking an important role. Now a days uneducated people also using an internet for example my dad is studied 4th class he is an driver and he used an google maps at the time of an driving and he also see cricket score in mobile.

So e-learning in schools and colleges very important to improve the speed and accuracy we can want to update our classrooms.

It is also an using an chalk is difficult to the teachers and waste of an papers. To produce an paper we can using an trees so the collapsing of an trees gives an pollution and increase an global warming.

So by using an e-learning we can reduce pollution also. And an sometimes we can absent classes then we can see classes from house it is an means we can leastion all class.

There is an some disadvantages also present in e-learning by overcoming an that we can update an our classrooms.

Thank you.

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Regin said: (Feb 9, 2016)  
In e-learning anyone can learn anything but a classroom learning is far good in that because the teacher will explain everything with a real life examples which will understand better.

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Nayan Nirvikar said: (Jan 5, 2016)  
E-learning should be there because the children can learn better with the live demo than the imagination. The E-learning helps in the enriching the students their knowledge.

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Venkata Ramana said: (Nov 20, 2015)  
Yes, e-learning is a substitute for classroom learning because if a student didn't attend a class because of ill he want to learn that topic in that case the best way is e-learning. With the help of this we can save time, paper usage.

Now a days all the people are using internet (uneducated people also). If they know about this possibility they got the enthusiasm and they become educated. So that knowledge will be shared quickly. It is useful for children if they accept this then they do not spent their time on mobile games.

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Saptarsi Ghosh said: (Nov 5, 2015)  
Now a days internet is big part of our life. With out internet nothing is possible. E-learning is a brilliant idea through which we learn whatever we need to be learn. There are different expert who are teaches us different thing. Its not possible for any one to know every thing.

So it is better to learn different thing for different person. It is depend upon your mood when you want to learn. And many off them are free of cost. So free to learn every thing you want. So E-learning basically change the so called educational system.

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Tanu said: (Oct 27, 2015)  
I think e-learning is really good for all the students. It helps us all. We can understand much nicely. Even idea company have advertised online education through mobiles. I will go with online education.

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Harshada Patil said: (Oct 8, 2015)  
I agree with all the points but E-Learning also have advantages. In classroom learning we learn whatever the teacher will teach but E-Learning helps you to know the subject more deeply. Internet is obviously more update than any person. E-Learning can be self paced or instructor led. Good education is available only in cites.

E-Learning can help villagers to gather proper knowledge. If we think about cyber classroom then there teaching will conducted by E-Learning but under the hands instructor. Hence E-Learning is beneficial but under the supervision of good instructor it will b magic.

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Priya.D.Vidhrani said: (Oct 2, 2015)  
E-learning breaks the limitation of physical barrier. Due to its wide reach it allows student from any part of the world to access education dealing with any subject with E-learning students are exposed to different methods of education. The use of images, sound, text, videos can lead to better understanding of any subject and student feels more active through such system.

E-learning breaks the conventional monotonous system of education when a teacher used to lecture on the subject in the same boring manner E-learning can also save trees by saving paper. Many e-learning courses are entirely self-contained, presenting all learning content online, or providing alternatives to paper-based forms of COMMUNICATION through such tools as email, PDF manuals, synchronous classrooms, and other web-based tools.

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Nitin Lalwani said: (Oct 2, 2015)  
E-learning can never become the substitute of classroom learning. E-learning can't teach one discipline, ethics, morality, working in a team, punctuality, brotherhood and a lot of other great qualities that is needed for a complete personality development of student. E-learning is very useful but it is incomplete without classroom learning. So classroom learning is must for every student.

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Ajay said: (Sep 30, 2015)  
We have noticed that our child are getting addicted to the electronic devices such as Mobile Phones and Lab top and getting the book and copies avoided. In Case they are not been handed over the Devices they are screaming and shouting on top of their energy.

Till late nights they need those devices and also they are demanding to have those devices to schools. The age of the Child is Around 2.8 years. So better stop this E-Class soon or else it will be impossible for us to take controls on them because of Kidzee.

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Priya,D.Vidhrani said: (Sep 25, 2015)  
E learning is a very good substitute for classroom learning as it provides a wide platform to those who cannot afford much and it gives opportunity to learn better to everyone. And also E-learning is more useful to rural areas than urban because so as to get good and efficient knowledge students have to move from there home town far away sometimes high school education is also not available in some rural areas.

If our government is ready to provide such facilities in rural areas then problem of teacher will also get solve aromatically as no teacher is interested to come to live in rural areas.

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Nitin Lalwani said: (Sep 24, 2015)  
I agree with all the points but E-Learning also have advantages. In classroom learning we learn whatever the teacher will teach but E-Learning helps you to know the subject more deeply. Internet is obviously more update than any person.

E-Learning can be self paced or instructor led. Good education is available only in cites. E-Learning can help villagers to gather proper knowledge. If we think about cyber classroom then there teaching will conducted by E-Learning but under the hands instructor. Hence E-Learning is beneficial but under the supervision of good instructor it will b magic.

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Vikas said: (Sep 24, 2015)  
Hi,

Would stand for E-learning for sure, could be amazing tool to gain experience and knowledge in various aspects, just as any other, got to have some weaknesses, starting with lack of interact which widely known as increasing the productivity in gaining information Etc, not to mention it requires someone with high motivational tendency.

Yet, won't say its a pure substitution for a real classroom, may be something that could work as the same, for some people only, not something to be globalized on all.

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Nitin Lalwani said: (Sep 20, 2015)  
In my view, for talented self interested persons, E-Learning is not a matter. But for an ordinary person, it is very difficult. Because there won't be any interaction between them for doubt clearance. Also there won't be any eye contacts so there might be a chance for spiking without listening.

Teachers play an important role in the student's subject interest. But here this a man less machine oriented teaching. So its very hard for all persons to have this successfully.

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Sajo Samuel said: (Sep 7, 2015)  
I can agree with all students who expressed their motivation on learning in classroom, but the only thing I want to implement is sometimes lecturer's itself would say to students when teaching the lesson to them. Students have you understood wt I thought now please just 'IMAGINE' it what and all I explained now for more points refer the websites in net and say by next day! Its happening in world upto 70%. So my suggestions is both are the good knowledge for us, better utilize in the proper way.

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Abcd said: (Sep 2, 2015)  
Hi friends,

E-learning is much useful to us. It is easy to learn in our home or any places. By using this we can learn any languages and also can write the exams, it is very apt for modern life because it reduce the transport and time schedule problem to job people. Even though it has many advantages, it will not become class room learning. Why because we think class room learning as practical.

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Pankaj said: (Aug 27, 2015)  
Yes its a substitute of this because we all need to go with globalization. It provides a good strength for that student which struggle for a good quality education. So, I agree that its substitute of this education.

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Vishwa said: (Jul 31, 2015)  
Hi friends,

As technology is growing rapidly, as it given e-learing way to the students. It is a advantages to the students and teacher, as a teacher can teach more subject along with visualisation concepts and color pictures which make the students to get easy remembering by this we can make India to be strong for future generations. There is proverb that "A plant can bend in its early stage, but it cannot be bend when it become a tree".

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Devendra said: (Jul 22, 2015)  
As my opinion this era E-Learning is very useful for practical students (For IT, Mechanical, Electrical etc). Suppose you purchase a router for broadband line, you simply configured to this router from video there is no need of teacher here but having some knowledge of LINES and WAN and ETHERNET.

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Harika said: (Jun 12, 2015)  
E-learning is good for the increase the knowledge of student. When you see the film /an video you do not forget they but when you only listen the story of film/any video you do not understand. This is important for student.

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Pavankumar said: (Jun 1, 2015)  
Hi guys,

Lets start with cons and end with pros this is my opinion if you like it or not feel free to express your views by clicking like or dislike button.

Cons :

1) It can't teach morals, ethics, being punctual.

2) It can't reach the level of understanding as that of in class room teaching.

3) It can be only used if class room teaching is not efficient.

Pros :

1) For rural people class room teaching may or may not be good there we can use this.

2) This can be used for referential purpose and research driven people.

3) We can access vast education in less economic cost in home or where ever you want.

4) Multiple videos are available if one wasn't understandable we can go for another video.

Summary :

Where there are no trees the Azadirachta Indica is the biggest tree so if no good class room teaching or access to education then only E-learning is efficient.

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Adithya said: (Apr 11, 2015)  
Hello all,

According to my knowledge concerned I believe that rather than listening to things it is better to visualize them. So e-learning has its own advantages as above and coming to the point of classroom we can clarify our doubts. But recent e-learning sites are developed with interaction type of interfaces. So we can say that e-learning is better than classroom learning when it is facilitated by doubt clarification interface.

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Moodle Developers said: (Mar 28, 2015)  
E-learning is now very reliable and proven resource. From Institutions to Universities, both small and big have chosen to use model as their teaching platform, this shows us how trusted this e-learning tool is.

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Shalini said: (Feb 17, 2015)  
E-learning can never become the substitute of classroom learning. E-learning can't teach one discipline, ethics, morality, working in a team, punctuality, brotherhood and a lot of other great qualities that is needed for a complete personality development of student. E-learning is very useful but it is incomplete without classroom learning.

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Shruti Aggarwal said: (Feb 14, 2015)  
Well as every coin has two sides so thus same applies here. Now-a-days people have very hectic schedule so in this case if some one wants to pursue higher studies along with job then, E-learning prove good for them.

But at the same time we cannot ignore that classroom teaching not only taught the book lesson but also helps in imbibing etiquette in one and learning the lesson for life as well.

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Meenu said: (Jan 21, 2015)  
Though e learning is good. It helps in exploration, creative thinking, and helps in gaining the deeper knowledge about the subject with the best advantage of 24*7 facility of available anywhere anytime. But then also I won't support it to substitute with classroom lectures given by mentors.

If I think from economic point of view then India is not a rich or developed country like USA it is developing country where people are employed in different fields with minimum salaries. So if we will totally introduce e learning then it will result in reduction in the employment and per capita income which is generating through them.

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Nandini Vishist said: (Nov 27, 2014)  
I am not against classroom learning as it is traditional method of teaching, where a students are taught by teacher sitting in a room called class. As the technology has developed now so much that we can study online also but we also need a teacher a guide who can help in our difficulties, who make students learn about good and bad things, who teaches students how to think how to learn.

E-learning can be used as a guide. Students can take help from that, read from that and can ask doubts from the teachers. Internet has made our life very easy. Now one can easily socialize with their teachers through social media sites such as Facebook, g mail etc.

Many people disagree with this concept of E-learning as they think it has many disadvantages. Yes there may be. But it all depend on the student who want to study. There are many students who score low marks under classroom studying. It's all in the mind of the student who want to study or not. In the end I would like to say that classroom learning and e-learning go hand in hand. They both compliment each other. And schools should focus on both equally and make students gain knowledge from everywhere.

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Sukesh Kumar said: (Oct 15, 2014)  
Start-up cost of an E-Learning service is expensive and the cost of production of online training materials is very high.

Teachers must be confident that the extra costs are balance with the benefits of delivering a course online.

Significant time needs to be invested in course set-up and in ongoing maintenance (checking links, updating course content etc).

Flexibility may be lost as adjustments to the course in response to student reaction are not easy to make once the course is underway.

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Adam Martin said: (Sep 17, 2014)  
Hi,

Would stand for E-learning for sure, could be amazing tool to gain experience and knowledge in various aspects, just as any other, got to have some weaknesses, starting with lack of interact which widely known as increasing the productivity in gaining information Etc, not to mention it requires someone with high motivational tendency.

Yet, won't say its a pure substitution for a real classroom, may be something that could work as the same, for some people only, not something to be globalized on all.

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Martand Neval said: (Sep 12, 2014)  
My opinion about e-learning is e-learning only gives deep information about one of the subject but classroom learning giver memorable moments in our life, so classroom learning is better.

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Thenmozhi said: (Sep 9, 2014)  
From my view. I can say e-learning is fit for everyone. Because it is allows the student to gain knowledge by themselves and who are interested to learn individually.

We can go wit interested subject. If you can doubts ask the doubts and get reply through mails.

We need not get human touch to get a good behavior, attitude, practical knowledge.

Class room learning will fetch your mark. But e-learning will give you knowledge.

So I prefer e-learning.

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Ramya Ifet said: (Aug 24, 2014)  
Hi friends,

From my view. I can say e-learning is fit for physically challenged persons. They can learn from their home and it improves foster economic. It allow them to use our technology to learn without going to school or college.

In this rush city they cannot be like normal students hence e-learning gives the best solution to them.

E-learning allows the student to gain knowledge by themselves without the help of teachers. Hence I conclude e-learning will also fit in certain situations.

Thank you!

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Veno Buvana said: (Aug 24, 2014)  
E-learning is never equal to the classroom learning. Because in a all the students are not a intelligent students. A teacher know in which teaching method is easily reach concept to all the student. If suppose a student dull in any subject the teacher give the advice for the student and they take special care for the student and motivate the student. E-learning is not suitable for how are learn the basic concept of the any subject.

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Mathi said: (Aug 24, 2014)  
My point of view e-learning is good for education. Because it will give more knowledge and practical approach. And it does not give any partiality to student. This type of education can provide the good knowledge to all the student. This type of education will provide the global knowledge even a village people.

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Latha said: (Aug 21, 2014)  
Hi friends,

Yes, I think both are having same positive and negative abilities. Coming to e-Learning it is the best way to save our time. And we got so much information. But, classroom learning I think it is a practical knowledge because someone was explained what they knew. So many people said school days were very good. Because they were enjoyed their studies with friends. Those are most memorable moments in our life. But according to education point of view we can save our time or we can give so much information about that topic. But, some are very interested to explaining from others, according to that they were easily understanding the situation.

In my opinion everything has good or bad perspective. So whatever we choose we should followed that in a good manner.

Thank you.

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Aaron said: (Aug 15, 2014)  
Hi there! I with all my experience, strongly advocate that e-learning is an add-on tool for the students or learners. Without an able guidance from the learned professors, one cannot pursue the studies on one's own. Recently, in past 1 year, I have been hearing that one Hyderabad based e-learning software company has developed engineering e-learning content for various branches of engineering. I hear from some of those pursuing their engineering saying that the content is too good - but! they still need their professor to explain something there. Hence, no content whatsoever can replace a teacher or lecturer or a professor.

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Attri said: (Jul 21, 2014)  
Hi,

As the technology is progressing we should also progress with the technology. I think we must go with E-learning to improve our knowledge. The main advantages of E-learning is 1. We can consume our time. 2. We can go with interested subject. 3. When are not interested just we can tune to other one subject. 4. Mainly student don't have luggage's on their back.

These views are from my side.

So to have E-learning there should be an systematic procedure.

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Siva Vignesh said: (Jul 18, 2014)  
Hai friends.

Class room learning is one of the best moment in our life time. In the student period only we can able to sitting and listening the classes is possible after the student life If we try to listen the classes is not possible one.

But now-a-days students are have great opportunity to learning the e-learning in the projector they are studying and they how it's working one one earth's system in the 3D views and lot of things are their.

All the best for future.

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Sneha said: (Jul 17, 2014)  
According to me if people are asked which days of their lives would they like to relive at least 90% of people would prefer their school days back. Not only education but school gives a complete package of character building, personality development, extra-curricular activities, discipline and many more things. If classroom learning gets substituted with E-learning the fun, the interaction with other people, a chance to overcome fears, wonderful friends all these things will go missing.

Yes E-learning can definitely be useful but then the overall development of a student will be hindered. So instead there should be a combination of both a classroom with a facility of E-learning. So that a child gets acquainted with technological world and plus gets all other benefits that are essential and equally important. So every child should go to school and come out as a great personality with overall development and wonderful memories to cherish lifelong.

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Dharmesh said: (Jul 15, 2014)  
Hi friend good evening:

My opinion in favour of e- learning is the best things by which any one can teach or learn through the sites at any places or at any where. By the e-learning if any one miss the class they can attend the class on-line by which they can learn. Whatever theoretical language is hard than the visualization teaching. Any reasons most of the student not want goes to the schools or colleges on that time they learn by the online and they can continue without disturb classes for previous topics. Now a days most of the institutes as: IIT's IIM's uploaded his video lecture classes on the personal sites by which we can download and teach us, on other private institutes.

By e-learning they can collect or submit the slides i.e. related to the topics most of the friends can share the data or video lecturers by mail that's why it is perfect for newcomers.

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Krishnaveni said: (Jul 1, 2014)  
Classroom learning is always the best upto graduation, so that one can learn how to interact, communicate with others, also one can learn social skills. E-learning is also the good thing for those who are interested to learn individually and who want to continue their studies in parallel with their employment.

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Santosh Singh said: (May 26, 2014)  
E- learning and classroom study are two different things but both have their own advantages, if classroom have very good environment then we can learn more and more from the faculty and can discuss with member of classroom which is very beneficial to learn but if the faculty is not well in clearing the doubt of students then it is not good.

E-learning is very beneficial for those who want to study but they are busy in life and work as a employer in any firm it is less time consuming for that. But in E-learning we don't have an environment for discus with friend and asking doubt if any.

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N K Jayaraman said: (May 10, 2014)  
Learning is a continuous process. Class room learning is must for beginners, say till graduation at least. For those who cannot afford classroom learning e learning is a good substitute.

However, when application of knowledge comes in your personal, professional, employed or business life, the technology support derived from e learning is amazing. Definitely we can use the net for our advantage to supplement, books, advices or opinion of seniors and peers and consultants in the chosen field. Therefore e learning is complementary to classroom learning.

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Anand said: (Apr 27, 2014)  
In my opinion both have their own importance but the classroom learning is better for the candidates who are free to learn means they have time to go the classroom because in classroom we learn so many things like how to interact and learn a lots of things from our teacher or guide.

One can go for e-learning when the any information is required in quickly manner. And e-learning has its importance to the candidate who are busy in some other thing and they want learns something in their workplace. So both the learning way has their importance depends on the requirement.

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Manjary said: (Apr 22, 2014)  
Both have their own importance classroom learning gives us our whole development as social interaction, character, behavior, emotional intelligence and most important knowledge of text books. On the other hand e learning have not such type of options but it gives us source of information in detail in our desired way.

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Sandeep said: (Apr 3, 2014)  
I think e-learning is not a substitute of classroom education. This is a modern education system that provide education place for working or busy candidates. So most of the busy candidate get higher education from e learning centers & universities like IPS Meerut.

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Abhishek Yamini said: (Mar 25, 2014)  
Hi everybody,

I think e-learning can boost the classroom learning of student. However classroom environment and practical interaction with teacher and friends are more important factors for classroom learning as compare to e-learning.

Having said that I also want to mention e-learning is can be astonishingly fruitful if provided in planned manner. On one hand classroom learning ensures discipline and proper interaction of student, on the other hand e-learning can be a tool to ease the basic understanding of the context.

Simply e-learning makes student learn by doing, failing and redoing an assignment. There are some beautiful sites which elaborates simple concepts of science and social science that makes student learn it FAST AND CORRECT.

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Sabnam Majeed said: (Mar 10, 2014)  
Learning things directly from faculties is good but E-learning is also useful. Our faculties may miss some points what we can learn from E-learning. I don't think there is any wrong in learning things from different sources if you have the capability.

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Ryan Wong said: (Feb 24, 2014)  
In my opinion, E-Learning can be an either useful, or extremely frustrating alternative to regular class. The course I am currently taking (Grade 11 University Functions) Is incredibly difficult, and it is not because of the content, it is how the teacher portrays it. My previous E-Learning teacher was quite helpful and understanding, pushing my due dates back when I was sick, and actually helping me with assignments, while my current teacher fails to aid me in the hardest of times, and sometimes will not even respond to my emails.

E-learning is a gamble into how your experience is going to be. I have had a rather great one, and a horrid experience that I still have to endure for 4 months, but I personally believe that all learning should be taken into a classroom environment, as you have real teachers to guide you to success.

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Sheeba Joseph said: (Feb 17, 2014)  
In my point of view e-learning cannot be a substitute for class learning. Students should do their studies by going to school or college. It's the right place for them to develop their knowledge and improve their character as well. It also helps them to know about the people living in the society and create awareness about different matters. It also helps to create relationships and many unforgettable sweet memories for their lives.

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Sanchit Sonawane said: (Jan 23, 2014)  
A substitution its have a possible thinking are in the classroom, but, remaining we have learn in class on subject matter in order by a teachers on the class. So it can be in over subject on the e-learning e-business.

Now, we will discuss on subject in manner e-learning means electronic business communication, media, data, planning, co-ordinate organization by management system services, the subsystem has been depends have a provide output result knowledge for a business for market resources.

Just know its have development is not to substitute e-business learning source. The every business planning is develop management system its have very similar electronic data are provides on information business system. So I have needs approach by subject on see in an e-business learning.

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Ann Theresa Shinoy said: (Dec 9, 2013)  
Hello friends.

My friends told many things about the advantages and disadvantages. I agree with all this but I only have to say two things that e learning and classroom learning both are good. E-Learning gives us many things than in a bookish way.

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Banu said: (Oct 31, 2013)  
I would like say class room learning is important. It is very nice. Eg. if have any doubt, that time you will directly approach your faculty its better than e learning. We consulting the faculty many different ideas will get from them.

E learning is just to use take some notes. Otherwise e learning must not improve our knowledge.

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