Managing - and Motivating! - Distance Learning Group Activities
by Barbara J. Millis, Director of Faculty Development, US Air Force Academy. To promote learning, you will want to structure online activities to encourage the kind of student interactions and active learning that foster deep learning. Deep approaches to learning -- learning for understanding -- are integrative processes where students synthesize and connect material to existing knowledge.
Keywords: distance learning best practices teaching online activities
Focus Area: Teaching and Learning
Scope: Global
Resource Type: Publications
Entry Date: May 22, 2001