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What a Tech Start-Up's Data Say About What Works in Classroom Forums - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

What a Tech Start-Up's Data Say About What Works in Classroom Forums - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Digital Learning - beyond eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it

There’s big talk these days about “big data” in education—looking for patterns of behavior as students click through online classrooms and using the insights to improve instruction. One start-up company that manages online discussion forums for thousands of courses recently performed its first major analysis of behavioral trends among students, and found what its leaders say amounts to advice for instructors.

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Reducing Instructor Workload in Discussion Forums | Faculty Focus

Reducing Instructor Workload in Discussion Forums | Faculty Focus | Digital Learning - beyond eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it

Tips for reducing instructor workload in discussion forums:

- You don’t have to be an active participant in every discussion. 

- Have students summarize the discussions. 

- Grade discussion facilitators rather than each student. 

- Have students collaborate in small group forums to craft a single post that they will share with the entire class.


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Daniel Jimenez Zulic's curator insight, July 31, 2013 12:57 AM

que buenas ideas.

Si hubiera leido esto hace dos pares de semanas me hubiera ahorrado par de semanas de trabajo.