Running head: STUDENT SUCCESS WITH ONLINE LEARNING 1
Student Success with Online Learning
Foundations of Graduate Studies
November 3, 2013
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This article is on a research about the effect of internet-based application on student success in teaching of eighth grade triangles subject which is included in eighth grade units and algebra. A computer program called Vitamin program was used to carry out the study. The experiment group comprised of eighteen, eight grade students and the control group comprised of nineteen, eight grade students. Internet-based teaching materials ...view middle of the document...
Prior to giving the achievement
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test, it was given as a pre-test to test for significant difference between the experiment and control group. Then a post test was given to compare the achievements based on attainments. The experiment concludes that the experiment group studying with internet-based education (Vitamin Program) had greater success level when compared to the control group studying with conventional method. It was noted that with the Vitamin Program-based over internet was more effective on students’ success in teaching of triangles when compared with conventional method. This, according to the research findings is due to the fact that students’ attention against lesson increase and also their motivation level against lesson become a good level. Also according to the research the use of technology in education as in online education, increase academic achievements of students, positive effect on tier mental development. From the research, suggestions like frequent use of internet-based education programs which attract students’ attention, raised awareness for teachers about internet-based education applications.