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The Role of Community in Online Learning Success

  title={The Role of Community in Online Learning Success},
  author={William A. Sadera and James Robertson and Liyan Song and Marika Midon},
The purpose of this paper is to report on the findings of a study examining the relationships between community and student success in online learning. The study was conducted on undergraduate students enrolled in online courses at an accredited university on the east coast of the U.S. Results of the study indicate a strong correlation between learner interaction and engagement, sense of community, and success in online learning. 

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