High school students educational usage of Internet and their learning approaches

  title={High school students educational usage of Internet and their learning approaches},
  author={Muserref B. Yılmaz and Feza Orhan},
This study examines the Internet usage of high school students for educational needs in respect to their learning approaches. The “learning approach” categorizes individuals as ‘surface learners’ and ‘deep learners’. Surface learners mainly choose to rehearse and memorize the course material they work on and they acquire the information they need to learn in a disconnected way, by memorization. On the other hand, deep learners want to grasp the meaning of the course material. In the study… CONTINUE READING

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