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ERIC Number: EJ1004281
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-May
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 12
ISSN: ISSN-8756-3894
Literature Circles: A Perfect Match for Online Instruction
Whittingham, Jeff
TechTrends: Linking Research and Practice to Improve Learning, v57 n4 p53-58 May 2013
This article describes the author's search for an appropriate and satisfying online teaching method. After experimenting with several methods (chat room, discussion board, student led discussion), the author reached back to his face-to-face classroom success with literature circles. This article reports the results of research conducted by the author while implementing online literature circles. The author adapted literature circles for us in an online environment with great success.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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