ERIC Number: ED492437
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Feb
Reference Count: 35
An Exploration of Communities of Practice: From Lave and Wenger's Seminal Work to a U.S. Government Agency's Knowledge Sharing Program
Chindgren, Tina M.
The communities of practice model for knowledge sharing is examined in this conceptual paper. Key themes reflected in the literature--the linkage between knowledge and activity and the importance of relationships--are explored within the context of programs and practices within the National Aeronautics and Aerospace Agency (NASA) learning environment.
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Adult Education
Authoring Institution: N/A