ERIC Number: EJ641488
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Campfires in Cyberspace: Primordial Metaphors for Learning in the 21st Century.
Thornburg, David D.
Ed at a Distance, v15 n6 Jun 2001
Discusses the concept of learning communities from storytelling oral traditions to current computer environments and considers factors needed for successful learning environments. Topics include the myth of interactivity and multimedia materials; telecommunications; navigating the Internet to find useful information; and distance learning. (LRW)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Distance Education, Educational Environment, Information Seeking, Interaction, Internet, Learning Processes, Multimedia Materials, Navigation (Information Systems), Story Telling, Telecommunications
Available electronically: http://www.usdla.org/html/journal/JUN01 Issue/index.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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