Web 2 . 0 and Online Learning and Teaching : A Preliminary Benchmarking Study

@inproceedings{Abedin2011Web2,
  title={Web 2 . 0 and Online Learning and Teaching : A Preliminary Benchmarking Study},
  author={Babak Abedin},
  year={2011}
}
The context of online learning has been transformed by the advent of Web 2.0. While universities have just recently started to use Web 2.0 applications, these applications already exist in the students’ personal and educational world. Yet it is still not clear in what ways universities may be able to incorporate Web 2.0 applications in learning and teaching practices. This paper gives an overview of Web 2.0 applications for universities and discusses new opportunities that Web 2.0 has brought… CONTINUE READING

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