Activities 101: New Tools for Collaboration, Part 1

Shank, Patti
October 2006
Online Classroom;Oct2006, p4
The article discusses the collaborative tools teachers can use to facilitate online learning, focusing on blogs, social bookmarking and podcasting. Blogs or web logs are online journals that can be easily updated by the author and by instructors to have students reflect on their learning process. Social bookmarking allows easy access to other people's online resources while podcasts provides a convenient means of sharing multimedia files.


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