ERIC Number: EJ641525
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Using Narratives in Conferences To Improve the CMC Learning Environment.
Ritchie, Garth; Peters, S.
Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, v17 n4 p376-85 Dec 2001
Reports on the use of short stories in Internet discussions to promote student learning. Describes off-campus teacher education students using CMC (Computer Mediated Communication) discussions of short stories and discusses results that show the use of narratives can improve the social environment of online conferences and contribute to collaborative student learning. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A