Education Netiquette Rules are the guidelines of the electronic learning community. Netiquette Rules used study, learn, and teach. Learning is the central goal of these rules. Studying and teaching are required to learn.
Be non-violent in engagement. Promote peace. Do not advocate violence. More »
Follow the rules online. More »
Argue issues, topics, and subjects. No personal attacks, prejudices, and irrelevant points. More »
Follow the teacher by staying on topic. More »
Refrain from sharing personal information. More »
Balance online learning activity. More »
Nice students get good grades. Be nice to everyone. More »
Help others and others will help you. More »
Understand that data is not real. More »
Electronics, the Internet, makes the acquisition of knowledge more efficient than past generations. One teacher can teach many more students with available tools. More people can study material for understanding. The pursuit of knowledge still requires motivation and access on a personal level. These rules assist in that pursuit.
The social code of online elearning. Electronic learning describes the fourth layer of communication conventions, Education Netiquette. These customs are the general guidelines that facilitate the acquisition of knowledge online.
They are very basic. At the base level following the rules of the teacher is required. All teachers instruct students to ask questions. Some tell students to ask in discussion forums. Others direct students to separate websites designed for answering a particular type of question. In general these customary practices will help you learn.