Distance learning, also known as online learning, has been increasing as an alternative model of education. Define and explain how this distance learning environment is different from the more traditional model of school. Research, discuss, and explain the pros and cons of this type of learning. Make your own argument either for or against online learning for students and support your viewpoint by using the credible and scholarly resource you have found to support your argument. Finally, explain why this is an important issue to discuss. Before you submit your Final Research Paper, make sure that you have Reviewed the “Research Paper Guidelines” to ensure your paper addresses all required components and develops a clear position in response to one of the writing prompts provided. Reviewed the Model Final Research Paper in order to understand expectations for the assignment. Incorporated a minimum of five scholarly sources. Provided well-researched evidence to support each claim. Incorporated feedback or suggestions into your revisions. Proofread your final draft for errors in grammar, mechanics, and style. Written a paper that is approximately seven to ten pages total in length, including a title page five to seven pages of body text (1,500 to 2,000 words) a references page Formatted your paper according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.