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ERIC Number: EJ669971
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-1315
Sage, Guide, or Ghost? The Effect of Instructor Intervention on Student Participation in Online Discussion Forums.
Mazzolini, Margaret; Maddison, Sarah
Computers & Education, v40 n3 p237-53 Apr 2003
Discusses the role that online instructors should take when facilitating asynchronous discussion forums. Presents a study of an online astronomy program in an Australian university that investigated ways that the rate at which instructors posted and how often the instructors initiated discussions correlated to student posting rates and student survey responses. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia