eLearning is convenient, but it also requires the right attitude and work ethic to succeed. Take this self-assessment quiz to see if you are ready for eLearning and identify areas where you might need help.
Below is a self-assessment created by Marcel S. Kerr, Kimberly Rynearson, and Marcus C. Kerr called TOOLS: Test of Online Learning Success. Prior to enrolling for your first online course, you should complete this self-assessment to identify areas you might need help.
190-201: Ready To Go!
Individuals with a score in this range are more prepared for online learning than 50-75 percent of their student peers.
178-189: You're almost there!
Individuals with a score in this range may experience a little difficulty with taking online courses. Look through the statements again and identify which areas you think you may need help. Are you a procrastinator? Do you need some help learning some time management skills? Do you need a little help overcoming some technical hurdles? With a little effort, you could be ready to go!
177-0: Proceed with Caution
Individuals with a score in this range may need to acquire some new skills before proceeding with online courses. You may need to increase your reading and writing skills, learn some time management skills, or take an introduction to computers course. Look over the statements again to identify the areas in which you need the most help and start there.