Facilitating Interaction in Computer Mediated Online Courses [article]

Mauri Collins, Zane Berge, Maryland Shared Open Access Repository
2019
This paper contains background material for the discussions. First we will give a brief introduction to computer conferencing (CC), somewhat generically and look at both the advantages and the disadvantages of the various "flavors" of computer conferencing. You have to know your tools before you can use them. We will then look at interaction in online learning environments, the changing roles of teachers and students and the role of the online conference tutor/moderator/facilitator. This paper
more » ... itator. This paper concludes with an extensive bibliography.
doi:10.13016/m2ztft-dh30 fatcat:6nk26lsimfbfjp5hf6upxnldlm