ERIC Number: EJ615243
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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The Whys and Hows of Online Discussion.
Knowlton, Dave S.; Knowlton, Heather M.; Davis, Camela
Syllabus, v13 n10 p54-56,58 Jun 2000
Identifies reasons for using discussions as part of online courses. Outlines a framework for designing successful discussions; presents guidelines for facilitating discussions for maximum learning; and discusses evaluation of online discussions. Three figures list the four steps or components that are involved with each of these processes. (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Mediated Communication, Computer Uses in Education, Discussion, Discussion (Teaching Technique), Instructional Design, Instructional Development, Interpersonal Communication, Online Systems, Teaching Methods
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