Blogs, Wikis and Collaborative Learning
Learn how to use free web-based tools as vehicles for knowledge construction
and cooperative learning. Topics and possibilities include simulated historical
chronicles, multi-authored reference works, creative writing, branching stories,
and role plays for conflict resolution.
This course is designed to be practical, current, interesting, empowering and thought-provoking. It is built around active learning and collaborative thinking. When we're done, you'll have created a design for a collaborative learning environment on a topic of your choice.
This course is targeted at teachers at the K-12 and college levels as well as others involved in the training of adults.
In this course you will learn to
A growing list of course-related links is available and will be maintained after the course is over.
Session 1: February 10, 2007
Session 2: February 24, 2007