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blended learning

Academic instruction that combines computer- or web-aided instruction with direct student-teacher contact.
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In recent years, education providers around the world have been experimenting with blended learning; that is, amalgamating traditional face-to-face education with web-based learning to reduce costs and enrol larger numbers of students.
The concept of blended learning is broken down into six different models.
The term "blended learning" has been used interchangeably with "mixed mode learning," "hybrid instruction," and "technology-mediated/enhanced learning." It has been defined and redefined by various studies, but none has provided us with a complete view of what constitutes blended learning and how different components of blended learning work together over time to achieve an integrated whole.
The Blended Learning Plaza also supports the school in being one of the seven schools in the world which are part of the International Baccalaureate (IB) Open World Schools Pilot Programme.
Some 19 teaching staff improves their skills by acquiring English Language training, 15 staff member availed opportunity to foreign training funded by different sponsoring agencies, 122 teaching staff was provided the training in industries, 62 staff members were trained to serve as Master trainer in GPATI and Blended Learning training, 43 teaching and nonteaching in various disciplines, 27 teaching staff were trained to improve entrepreneurship trends in the TVET sector.
Secondly, apart from providing pedagogical richness, there is varying degree of social interaction, flexibility, and ease of revision for the students in a cost-effective approach.3 Moreover, blended learning provides teachers flexibility in addressing educational standards and maintaining curriculum authenticity while integrating digital content and learning experiences to engage 21st century learners.4
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Rio understands that a good blended learning solution can only be the result of a perfect handshake between the traditional learning approaches and their innovative, digital learning counterparts.
Edmentum said as schools evolve their virtual and blended learning offerings, this acquisition fills an important need to support elementary learners in an environment that is most conducive to their learning modality.
Huntley High School's blended learning program, a pioneering alternative educational model in which students engage in self-directed, online learning, has garnered another accolade as it continues to grow.
This document states that a blended learning environment is a potential way to foster practical abilities in a foreign language: