ERIC Number: EJ631998
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Effective Use of Learning Groups in Online Education.
Doran, Cheryl L.
New Horizons in Adult Education, v15 n2 Sum 2001
Teachers, instructional designers, and corporate trainers pursuing graduate degrees in education participated in small-group collaborative activity in an asynchronous online graduate course. A group charter, which provided structure for group evolution and collaboration, was a powerful element in success. Proactive and reactive means of nurturing group processes were provided. (SK)
Descriptors: Adult Students, Group Dynamics, Higher Education, Online Courses, Small Group Instruction
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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