ERIC Number: EJ649136
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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A Social Constructivist Approach to Computer-Mediated Instruction.
Pear, Joseph J.; Crone-Todd, Darlene E.
Computers & Education, v38 n1-3 p221-31 Jan-Apr 2002
Describes a computer-mediated teaching system called computer-aided personalized system of instruction (CAPSI) that incorporates a social constructivist approach, maintaining that learning occurs primarily through a socially interactive process. Discusses use of CAPSI in an undergraduate course at the University of Manitoba that showed students gave and received a large amount of substantive feedback. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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