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A self-directed learner is someone who takes the initiative to figure out their learningneeds- what their goals are, how to reach those goals and what process and information theyneed. There are four essential aspects of self-directed learning, they are being ready to learn,setting learning goals, engaging in the learning process, and evaluating learning (Self-DirectedLeaning: A Four Step Process). To be successful in school, in general, you need to be a self-directed learner. This is even more important when you are attending college online, you don’tattend an in-person class every week, so it is more difficult to schedule yourself to get all ofyour work done on time.My two biggest strengths as a student are my eagerness to learn and desire to better myself. Ithink that one of the biggest parts of being a self-directed learner is your eagerness to learn, thisis a huge motivation. Eagerness to learn and a desire to better yourself really go hand in hand

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