Using New Technologies to Support Cooperative Learning, Collaborative Services, and Unique Resources
by Barbara J. Millis, Director of Faculty Development, US Air Force Academy. During a recent faculty development seminar a frequently asked question arose again, "Can technology enhance learning?" For me, a relatively "low-tech" teacher and faculty developer, the answer is obvious: of course! Technology becomes a "multiplier" in two distinct ways: (1) by increasing communication channels and (2) by serving as a tool in the hands of savvy teachers and learners.
Keywords: cooperative learning collaborative services technology best practices
Focus Area: Teaching and Learning
Scope: Global
Resource Type: Publications
Entry Date: May 22, 2001