ERIC Number: ED501664
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Feb
Knowledge Sharing at NASA: Extending Social Constructivism to Space Exploration
Chindgren, Tina M.
Online Submission, Paper presented at the Academy of Human Resource Development International Research Conference in the Americas (Panama City, FL, Feb 20-24, 2008)
Social constructivism provides the framework for exploring communities of practice and storytelling at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in this applied theory paper. A brief overview of traditional learning and development efforts as well as the current knowledge sharing initiative is offered. In addition, a conceptual plan for incorporating information and communication technologies (ICT) to sustain communities and foster storytelling is introduced.
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: Adult Education
Authoring Institution: N/A