I read this here:
The hours logged in class, and the hours logged on schoolwork can lead to students feeling overwhelmed and unmotivated.
What exactly the verbs "log in" or "log on" mean above? What they mean to me doesn't fit there.
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'Log', verb, 2nd definiton, Merriam-Webster:
to make a note or record of : enter details of or about in a log
log is a noun and according to Merriam-Webster is defined as:
a record of performance, events, or day-to-day activities
So for example, A teacher asks a student to record the time spent on different activities in a logbook.
log can however also be a verb (the act of recording something either present or past tense) as follows: