Social Learning

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February 5, 2017

7 Trends To Expect From Social Learning In 2017

There was a time when social learning was more of an academic theory reserved for massive textbooks, peer-reviewed journals, and the halls of university psychology departments. Things certainly have changed over the past decade or so. Here is what to expect from social learning in 2017.
by Scott Cooper
December 10, 2016

8 Factors That Promote Online Collaboration In eLearning

Online collaboration adds a social dynamic to eLearning experiences and boosts active participation. However, collective problem-solving and group eLearning projects can be tricky in asynchronous eLearning environments. In this article, I'll explore the 8 most notable factors that promote online collaboration in eLearning.
by Christopher Pappas
December 1, 2016

What To Do When Online Discussion Dies

Ever had a discussion forum or social chat fall silent? Students that are deeply engaged in forums and chat have a more enjoyable experience and are more likely to complete their course successfully. Here's how you can reignite engagement when online discussion dies.
by Wayne Field