Blogs or Discussion Boards?

Crosslin, Matt
December 2007
Online Classroom;Dec2007, p2
The article explains the advantages of using blogs and discussion boards for interaction in online courses. Blog entries are excellent places to complement the content in the rest of the course by providing current information on a topic culled from the Web. Often the prompt for commenting on blogs is simple a comment button while with the discussion boards, the prompts tend to be more specific.


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