20 juin 2019

Comparing Weblogs to Threaded Discussion Tools in Online Educational Contexts

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Donna Cameron and Terry Anderson[Edit][Delete]: Comparing Weblogs to Threaded Discussion Tools in Online Educational Contexts, International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning [Edit][Delete]International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning [Edit][Delete] December 1, 2006
This article captures the difference between discussion lists and blogs. "Computer conferencing emerged in an era that predates the Web, thus the tendency is for use that is separated from Internet resources and focuses on discussion of readings, or activities that take place off-line or behind passwords... The current generation of blogging tools were not designed for closed class courses and thus the component of teaching presence referenced as facilitating discourse is in some ways more challenging in a blog environment." Right. It's the capacity to shape the discussion ('facilitating discourse') that is much more difficult in a blog environment. More...
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