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Are introverted children hurt by classroom focus on participation and group ... - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Are introverted children hurt by classroom focus on participation and group ...Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)With often-crowded, high-stimulation rooms and a focus on oral performance for class participation, he said, “in many ways, the modern... -- Here is strong justification for using discussions in online courses. Shy students exist at all levels, right up through graduate school.

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How to Foster Critical Thinking, Student Engagement in Online Discussions

How to Foster Critical Thinking, Student Engagement in Online Discussions | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
Robust online discussions are nurtured through clear expectations, carefully crafted questions, timely and useful feedback, and creative facilitation.
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5 Tips to Spark Lively Online Discussions Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

5 Tips to Spark Lively Online Discussions Infographic  - e-Learning Infographics | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
5 Tips to Spark Lively Online Discussions Infographic. Online Discussions Infographic.
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The Three Cs of Online Discussion: Connection, Collaboration, Convenience

The Three Cs of Online Discussion: Connection, Collaboration, Convenience | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
And three reasons it's worth trying an online discussion in your traditional classroom.
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Fostering an Active Online Discussion | GradHacker | InsideHigherEd

Fostering an Active Online Discussion | GradHacker | InsideHigherEd | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it

" . . . the question becomes: how do we build a digital community that fulfills the pedagogical importance of peer-to-peer communication? In my courses, the answer has proven to be an active online discussion forum. . . ."

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How Introverts can Excel in Online Discussions

How Introverts can Excel in Online Discussions | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
Tips from our career and business expert on how to utilize your strengths as an introvert to make online discussions productive.
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EdTechnocation: 3 Ways to Have Online Discussions with Google Classroom - Linkis.com

EdTechnocation: 3 Ways to Have Online Discussions with Google Classroom - Linkis.com | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
Looking forward to trying this!! EdTechnocation: 3 Ways to Have Online Discussions with Google Classroom http://t.co/OosZq0gzpD
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Discussion Board Online Discussions For Blended Learning How To, Online Blended Learning ~ sobachnik.com

Discussion Board Online Discussions For Blended Learning How To, Online Blended Learning ~ sobachnik.com | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
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The benefits of commenting in online discussions

The benefits of commenting in online discussions | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
Do you join the debate or sit on the sidelines in online discussions? Craig Chadburn, Social Media Manager, BTGS, champions speaking out…
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6 Essential Ways to Write a Brilliant Online Discussion Board Post

6 Essential Ways to Write a Brilliant Online Discussion Board Post | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
Learn the secrets to writing a good online discussion board post guaranteed to engage your mentor and classmates.
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Creating Group Discussions Part 1 - YouTube

View this instructional video to learn how to manually create group-restricted discussion board topics. This video assumes that the workflows for creating a ...
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Online discussion forums good for well-being, study shows | (e) Science News

A new study has found that internet discussion forums have positive links to well-being and are even associated with increased community engagement offline, contrary to a common perception of them being outdated and prone to trolling.
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How online forums have offline benefits | DZone

Online discussion forums have an undeniably addictive quality to
them, and whilst they undoubtedly provide a sense of community, many
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Making a more advanced online discussion forum

Making a more advanced online discussion forum | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
Continuing my series of articles on designing a database model for an online discussion forum, I will add some more advanced features to my initial concept.
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Online Discussions: You’re Asking the Wrong Question

Online Discussions: You’re Asking the Wrong Question | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
Much has been written about how to compose effective online discussion prompts, but what's often missing are thoughts about the purpose of the discussion.
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How to Foster Critical Thinking, Student Engagement in Online Discussions

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Learning / Teaching: Downsizing Online Discussions

Learning / Teaching: Downsizing Online Discussions | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it

"The place where we're really feeling the pinch is in our online discussion forums. We've tried a variety of formats, including several of the standard threaded discussions in our Canvas learning management system, some discussions that are more like a physical mailroom bulletin board in Padlet, and some that are text/image-centered, audio/visual discussions, via VoiceThread. ..."

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10 Netiquette Tips For Online Discussions - eLearning Industry

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Looking for Netiquette Tips For Online Discussions? Check the 10 Netiquette Tips For Online Discussions!
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Creating Group Discussions Part 2 - YouTube

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Ten Reasons Students Don’t Participate in Online Discussions & How to Remedy Each

Ten Reasons Students Don’t Participate in Online Discussions & How to Remedy Each | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
"Why don't students participate in my online discussion forums?" It is most discouraging for instructors when students don't participate in discussions or group work in online learning environments...
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How-to Facilitate Robust Online Discussions

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Class discussion can be an effective learning tool - the challenge?  How-to facilitate and manage discussions virtually.   This is post two in a three-part series on how to create effective di...
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15 Rules of Netiquette for Online Discussion Boards Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

15 Rules of Netiquette for Online Discussion Boards Infographic  - e-Learning Infographics | Discussions in Online Courses | Scoop.it
"Netiquette” refers to rules of etiquette that apply to online communication. Follow these 15 rules of netiquette to make sure you sound respectful...
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