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“Episode 34: Models of Online Learning: Challenges and Opportunities”

Pre-Listening Activity

What are some of the benefits and challenges of teaching or taking online classes? Watch and learn from this father and son team who speak of their experiences about these issues.

Video Activity

Watch the video and answer the questions. Look for the closed-captions option ( CC ) at the bottom of the video to watch the transcript. [The captions are automatically generated, so they are not perfect.]

Sameh says that Egypt is the ______ of civilization.

Modern Egypt has experience development in ______.

Sameh moved from Egypt to Saudi Arabia in ______.

He comments that the people of Saudi Arabia are ______ and accommodating.

Sameh's desire to become an English teacher started when he was in _______.

Sameh's son, Ahmed, is ______ years old.

Ahmed is studying _______.

According to Ahmed, one of the benefits to taking online course is ______.

One of the major challenges of online learning is ______.

From Ahmed's perspective, the future of online education will be a ______ model of learning and instruction.