Adapting CBPP platforms for instructional use

  title={Adapting CBPP platforms for instructional use},
  author={Robert Milson and Aaron Krowne},
Commons based peer-production (CBPP) is the de-centralized, net-based approach to the creation and dissemination of information resources. Underlying every CBPP system is a virtual community brought together by an internet tool (such as a web site) and structured by a specific collaboration protocol. In this talk we will argue that the value of such platforms can be leveraged by adapting them for pedagogical purposes. We report on one such recent adaptation. The Noösphere system is a web-based… CONTINUE READING