Powering Up Online Discussions
In today’s episode, we explore benefits, tools, and integration ideas for using online discussions effectively in a face-to-face classroom.
A few benefits of using online discussions are:
- More processing time
- A reviewable record
- Equity of opportunity
- Multiple modes of expression
- Teach discussion skills.
- Post a thought-provoking question at the beginning of the lesson.
- Have students reflect on their learning.
- Create opportunities for students to process their work.