Why are College Students Dropping out in Online English Writing? —A case study of Pigai.org
Available Online January 2019.
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- English writing; online; attrition; motivation
- Online English writing has gained popularity in China’s college English education. With pigai.org as a leading online platform, online English writing is affecting English teaching and learning in positive ways in China. However, when we celebrate its contribution, a high attrition rate in online writing can’t be neglected. This paper first reviews literature to set theoretical frame for causes of high attrition rates in online classes and then surveys factors for Chinese college students online English writing low retention phenomenon, and finally it explores solutions to win back students to online writing.
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TY - CONF AU - Yinxiu Ji PY - 2019/01 DA - 2019/01 TI - Why are College Students Dropping out in Online English Writing? —A case study of Pigai.org BT - 3rd International Seminar on Education Innovation and Economic Management (SEIEM 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/seiem-18.2019.66 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/seiem-18.2019.66 ID - Ji2019/01 ER -