ERIC Number: EJ613358
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Learning through Synchronous Electronic Discussion.
Veerman, A. L.; Andriessen, J. E. B.; Kanselaar, G.
Computers & Education, v34 n3-4 p269-90 Apr-May 2000
Reports on a study that examined undergraduate student pairs carrying out an electronic discussion task in a synchronous computer mediated communication system. Discusses collaborative argumentation; focusing; knowledge construction; learning processes; comparative analyses of dialog between tutor and student; and peer coaching. (Contains 33 references.) (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Mediated Communication, Constructivism (Learning), Discussion (Teaching Technique), Discussion Groups, Distance Education, Higher Education, Interaction, Learning Processes, Persuasive Discourse, Teacher Student Relationship, Undergraduate Students
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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