300 words Draft How does online/virtual learning impact students? The topic of discussion if virtual learning is equally impactful on students or not seems interesting. Though technology is an all-time blessing. Technology has transformed not the way we live, entertain, communicate but also transformed the way how we study. The sudden onset of global pandemic Covid-19 has brought the whole world to a pause. People are limited to their homes to stop the spread of the virus. Though schools and colleges are closed down, the concept of online education gained tremendous popularity during the social distancing pandemic. But the concept of virtual learning existed before too but students and the parents were reluctant to pay fees for online tutoring. But today the virtual learning in the pandemic allowed students to pursue their studies from the comfort of their dwelling while staying safe. Virtual learning is found to have a great call for motivation and self-discipline than traditional learning. A virtual class at times one or multiple teachers who are responsible to teach the students according to the requirements and let them allow for critical thinking by participating in one-to-one question answers sessions with them. Virtual learning motivates students to set their goals, tracking progress, and meeting the deadlines for due assignments. Research conducted says that those students who sit alone for learning the new concept are left behind in comparison to those who study in a group. In virtual learning, the students participate through multiple discussion forums, email, and one-on-one support. Technology has the facility of visual experience by using animations that can be used interactively for effective learning and communication. Just like a picture has two sides- a bright and a dark, similarly virtual learning has some negative impacts on the learning of a student too that would be discussed in the essay.